Hampton Court Flower Show is the world’s largest annual flower show run by Royal Horticulture Society at Hampton Court Palace in Southwest London. This show began in 1990 and since then it has been organized annually. The six-day long horticulture displays will be starting from 4th to 9th of July in the historic palace of Hampton. This is the second major national show after Chelsea Flower Show which is also organized by Royal Horticulture Society.
The Hampton Court Flower Show displays spectacular gardens with beautiful florals and also allows shopping for beautiful flowers. There are almost 100 nurseries through which you can view wide range of eye-catching flora. You can also get gardening tips from professional gardeners and shop for supplies to create your own fabulous garden. Learn about the ways in which plants can heal and regenerate the unused spaces and act as flood barriers during the show.
Hampton Court Flower Show 2017 Guide and Activity Information
The Royal Horticulture Society also rewards the best garden designs and floral exhibits on the first day of the show. There are demos by celebrity chefs as well as gardening and wildlife experts where you can have a talk and conversation about foods and floras with them. There is a free entry for under 16 years old and activities like See the Schools Scarecrow Competition, RHS Education and Children’s Trail which brings fun to your young ones.
This year RHS is promoting a garden with cost-effective ways of growing fresh food at your own home. While on the eve of the show, there is a live musical program and amazing fireworks to make the night more exciting. You can also win countless of amazing prizes and for this year there is a special offering to win an 8-days River Cruise on the Romantic Danube to any lucky couple. The entry price for Hampton Court Flower Show for public is about £68.00 but if you join and become a member now the entry fee will be just around £58.00.