Garden Events - June 2019

CandideUK
Published on June 21st 2019
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RHS Harlow Carr Flower Show

A close up of a flower garden, RHS Garden Harlow Carr
RHS / Jason Ingram
A three-day event opened by none other than Alan Titchmarsh, this years' flower show included a cake party to mark Harlow Carr's 70 years as a garden, over 60 specialist stands from nurseries and many other attractions. Be sure not to miss this perfect day out.
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Wales Wildflower Weekend

A purple orchid in a field
National Botanic Garden Wales, 22nd - 23rd, 10 am - 6pm
This weekend, focussing on Welsh wild orchids is complete with guided walks, talks, special displays, have-a-go activities and fascinating stalls. Experts such as Sue Parker of the Hardy Orchid Society will also be on hand to explain about wildflowers and the pollinators they rely on.

Blenheim Palace Flower Show

An old stone building with Blenheim Palace in the background
Blenheim Palace, 21st - 23rd
Now in its seventh year, the Blenheim Palace Flower show promises to showcase the very best in gardening in the Grand Floral Marquee, show gardens and shopping village.

Plant Hunters' Fair

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Arley Arboretum and Gardens, 22nd, 10am - 4pm
A summer plant fair in the midst of the peaceful gardens, including an Italian Garden and the Dinosaur ad Fairy Trails and maze, for adults and children alike.

Rare Plant Fair

Rodmarten manor gardens
Rodmarton Manor, 23rd, 11 am - 4 pm
A Rare Plant Fair set in the Arts and Crafts house of Rodmarton Manor, designed in the early 20th century. There will be two guided tours available for those who sign up first!

Rose Weekend and Craft Market

A field of roses at RHS Garden Rosemoor
RHS / Guy Harrop
RHS Garden Rosemoor, 21st-23rd. 10am - 5pm
From free rose advice, to a floral-themed craft fair and free guided walks around the spectacular rose gardens, there is something for everyone at this Rose Weekend and Craft Market.

Wisley Live Lates

A close up of a flower garden and a water fountain at RHS Garden Wisley
RHS / Joanna Kossak
An exciting opportunity to see Wisley after hours, including live music. Open until 9pm.

Threave Gardening Show

Threave Garden - House and gardens
Threave Garden , 21st - 23rd, 10am-5pm
The very first Threave Gardening Show will feature demonstrations from their world-class School of Heritage Gardening, exhibitors and a flower extravaganza.

Woburn Abbey Garden Show

Woburn Abbey with a lake in front and two swans
Woburn Abbey Gardens, 22nd - 23rd, 10am - 5pm
This 'Gardener's Garden Show', now in its tenth year, is an essential event for garden enthusiasts throughout the UK. Exhibits, live entertainment, shopping, talks and demonstrations will all be available amongst the impeccable 42 acres of Woburn Gardens.

Stillingfleet Wildlife Day

A bird sitting on a branch
A celebration of British wildlife, this yearly event shall be attended by a range of organisations including Yorkshire Wildlife Trust and the British Arachnological Society. Learn to identify wildlife and see practical demonstrations like moth-trapping and bird-ringing.

National Garden Scheme

Of course, the National garden scheme has gardens open all over the country for you to enjoy. Find one near you.

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