One of “the worlds largest” coveted occurrences of this season for horticulture devotees is the annual RHS Chelsea Flower Show( 21-25 May 2019)- and there’s some extra special on the orders of the day in 2019.
One of the stunning garden displays on offer is getting the royal care, with HRH The Duchess of Cambridge pairing up with Award Winning Landscape Architects Andree Davies and Adam White, of Davies White Landscape Architects to co-design it.
Duchess of Cambridge Chelsea Flower Show
The Duchess yesterday posted a teaser illustration of the showing, complete with a teepee, hanging egg chair and lots of lovely foliage.
The Duchess of Cambridge’s #RHSChelsea‘ Back to Nature’ garden has a natural woodland feel and contains lots of unique design aspects to invigorate families to get outside and explore nature together.
— Kensington Palace (@ KensingtonRoyal) May 13, 2019
The RHS Back to Nature Garden will be in a woodland determining and has been designed to encourage visitors from all generations and backgrounds to connect with nature and foster a love of plants to support their health and wellbeing.
Childhood recollections triggered by the natural world also act as inspiration for this unique garden, and a series of special times created in the garden are set to leave a lasting impres on families.
The garden is central to the RHS’s partnership with NHS England- promoting the physical and emotional well-being that access to light-green rooms and gardening supports. And to further support this much of the implant and some landscaping from RHS Chelsea will go to an NHS Mental Health Trust as part of a national competition run by the RHS.
Commenting on the collaboration, Sue Biggs, RHS Director General, said:’ We could not is becoming more thrilled, or feel more honoured, that The Duchess of Cambridge has co-designed our RHS Garden at Chelsea Flower Show this year, with Award Winning Landscape Architects, Andree Davies and Adam White.
‘For over 200 times the RHS has been championing the influence of gardening and growing plants for the environment, for health and wellbeing and to help people of all ages, from all backgrounds, to learn and grow. So to have The Duchess advocating this with us, and to be continuing our partnership with NHS England will, we’re sure, farther highlight the powerful advantage that be made available to gardens, nature and developing flowers can have for all our health and happiness.’
With several visits to past RHS Chelsea Flower Show’s under her belt, and extensive grounds and garden-varieties surrounding her homes in Kensington Palace apartment and Anmer Hall in Norfolk the Duchess won’t have been short of innovative garden-variety ideas.
And the family-friendly nature of RHS Back to Nature Garden will likewise ensure that it’s a hit with Catherine’s three children- Princess George, 5, Princess Charlotte, 4, and Prince Louis, 1- should they get the chance to visit.
And for those who won’t be able to make the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, the good news is, is that The Duchess and Davies White will be co-designing two farther RHS Gardens, retaining many of parts from the Garden at Chelsea.
These will debut at RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival( 2 July- 7 July 2019) and RHS Garden Wisley in Surrey, which will open in the autumn.
Green fingers: 5 top tips to help boost your gardening skills
Will you be attending?
Read more: idealhome.co.uk