RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Last week I went to Chelsea Flower Show 🌸🌺🌹🌷 for the first time. The sun ☀️ was shining which was a good start, and we spent a couple of hours enjoying the garden 🌳 and floral displays 🌷.  There is so much to see – and there is an incredible range of flowers – a whole stand haphazardly spilling over with all sorts of fuchsias 🌺, another filled with huge palm trees 🌴, another filled to the brim with lupins 💐.  Some are carefully put together without a leaf out of place 🌿, other displays wilder, almost out of control 🌾.  The miniature gardens are really delightful 💐 – some of them definitely belong in fairy tales 💘.  And people do all sorts of clever things with their displays – I really enjoyed the hanging flowers 🌹.  Some of the displays do seem as they have been created with instagram 📱 very firmly in mind (I instagrammed a fair bit 📷).

Everyone at Chelsea was dressed in pastels 💛💚 (it’s spring, almost summer ☀️), and I even had an ice cream 🍦 – the kind that aren’t 99p anymore.

Alice xxx

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Ready to go in gold – Office trainers, Franco Sarto espadrilles, Castell Menorca sandals
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Tuesday
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A winner
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And the sun was shining
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Queen’s Head
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Smiling sweetly under Peter Beales roses
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fun florals
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A fairy tale garden
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hanging flowers
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purple
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A mini rhododendron
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One of my favourites
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A quite amazing fuchsia
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so pretty
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growing cabbages
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A very smart wendy house…
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mirrors and roses

 

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Had an ice cream
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Michael Speller‘s sculptures
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Enjoying the sunshine

One thought on “RHS Chelsea Flower Show

  1. Brilliant dear Alice – so enjoyed your tour of the Chelsea Flower Show!
    LOL
    Willie xx

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