Chelsea Flower Show

This year the RHS Chelsea Flower Show returns to its normal slot in Spring at The Royal Hospital, Chelsea. Running for five days from Tuesday 24th May and finishing on Saturday 28th May, visitors will come from far and wide to be dazzled by the multitude of show gardens and to get lots of hands-on advice as well as endless shopping opportunities.

The theme this year is a return to the wild with garden designers being encouraged to use many native species within the gardens. These may include hawthorn, hazel, crab apple, weeping willow, and hornbeam.

Chelsea Flower Show presentersThe Show Gardens have been announced, with the return of some well-known garden designers such as Sarah Eberle, Chris Beardshaw, Andy Sturgeon, Joe Perkins and Juliet Sargeant, with ‘The New Blue Peter Garden – discover Soil’

Sanctuary gardens are also back with great designs from designers such as Kate Gould, Tom Hoblyn and Lilly Gomm.
 
 

 
There is an exciting new garden category, All About Plants, which will be taking place inside the Great Pavilion. This will comprise of four small gardens which will visualise the many ways that plants can have a positive effect on our mental health.
Garden Nursery display

 
The Great Pavillion will host many of the award-winning nurseries along with extravagant floral displays. This is a chance to see how some of the world’s best quality plants are grown.

 

 

 

 

Brimming with activities, sights and sounds, RHS Chelsea Flower Show is the perfect day out with family and friends. To keep up-to-date with the events being held during the show, visit https://www.rhs.org.uk/shows-events/rhs-chelsea-flower-show