Published date: 4 October 2017

This notice was replaced on 18 December 2017

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Awarded contract (published 18 December 2017)

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Contract summary


  • Live plants, bulbs, roots, cuttings and slips - 03121100

Location of contract

tw9 3ae

Value of contract


Procurement reference

RBGKEW/489 Winter Garden plants

Published date

4 October 2017

Closing date

1 November 2017

Contract start date

18 December 2017

Contract end date

18 January 2018

Contract type

Supply contract

Procedure type

Open (non-OJEU)

Any interested supplier may submit a tender in response to an opportunity notice.

Non-OJEU (Official Journal of the European Union) procedures are valued below a certain financial threshold.

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The supply of a range of plants for the winter garden at Wakehurst Place, RBG Kew, Selsfield Road, Wakehurst, Ardingly, RH17 6TN.

More information


Additional text

To apply for this opportunity please follow this link to the Defra e-tendering portal: If not already registered you will need to do this first. Once registered and logged in you will need to search for itt_3451 - RBGKEW/489 Winter Garden plants to access the tender documents.

About the buyer


Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew