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A Kerry nursery has been awarded a prestigious Gold Medal at Bloom 2016.

Kells Bay Bloom win

Celebrations are underway at the Kells Bay House and Gardens, on the Ring of Kerry, after winnng the top prize in the Nursery and Floral Pavilion category.

The annual Bord Bia five-day festival is celebrating its 10th anniversary, and once again features gardens, nurseries and retailers.

Billy Alexander, who has won gold medals at Bloom before, took home the prize for his exhibiton based on the primeval forest he maintains in Kells.

He’s explains that his unique feature would not be possible anywhere else, but south Kerry.