Jekka McVicar

Our RHS Ambassador since 2016

RHS Ambassador
Jekka McVicar is a nurserywoman specialising in herbs

At a glance


  • Started exhibiting herbs at the major RHS Flower Shows in 1993
  • Jekka's Herb Farm display first won an RHS Gold medal in 1993 for its thyme exhibit at RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show
  • Awarded the Garden Media Guild’s Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012 for services to horticulture
  • Bestselling herb book, Jekka’s Complete Herb Book, reached one million sales in 2014

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The Royal Horticultural Society is the UK’s leading gardening charity. We aim to enrich everyone’s life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place.