Hampton Court Palace Garden episode 2 2021: Jo Whiley and Arit Anderson return to the Royal Horticultural Society’s Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival, celebrating the newcomers and legends of this annual gardening event with our team of experts. Joe Swift meets the ‘grow your own’ gurus showcasing their work in the RHS community allotments, and Tayshan Hayden Smith joins to share his thoughts on his first ever visit to a flower show.
Rachel de Thame celebrates the work of this year’s horticultural icon, designer Tom Stuart Smith, and we catch up with the master growers for 2021, the legendary Hardy’s nursery. There’s also lots of take-home advice as Carol Klein explores the plant village with top tips for getting the most from your next garden centre visit, while Toby Buckland continues his guide to creating the perfect outdoor living space.
Hampton Court Palace Garden episode 2 2021
The RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival returns to bring bountiful blooms and innovative garden design to the height of summer 2021. Promising a magical mix of gardens, plants, flowers, shopping, live music and delicious food, why not make a date with a sensational summer’s day out in the gorgeous grounds of Hampton Court Palace.
Explore fabulous Show, Lifestyle and Global Impact Gardens filled with ideas to try at home, and visit the famous Floral Marquee, supported by St. James’s Place Wealth Management, where you can chat with a range of expert plants people and view beautiful and unusual blooms of every colour. Discover the joys and benefits of growing-your-own and the edible delights of our community allotments, and visit the sweet-smelling Festival of Roses where you can indulge in tea and cake surrounded by 2021’s Rose of the Year winner.
From contemporary to traditional, there will be plenty of handy tips for revitalising and replenishing green spaces at the Festival. Hear from celebrity and expert speakers on gardening, floristry, design, food, wellbeing and more, and enjoy bespoke home and garden shopping from artisan trade stands. With the popular school’s competitions and fun-filled family activities returning to the festival, there’s plenty to entertain children of all ages.
Discover the solace of gardens, plants and the great outdoors at this celebratory festival, the perfect place to create lasting memories and explore new green passions with friends and family.