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Hampton Court Flower Show 2018

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Here are a few photos of inside the Flower and Plant Pavilion yesterday.
Gladioli


A mixed bunch

Fuchsias


Sweet peas


Orchids


Hollyhocks and Foxgloves, some beautiful colours and I have to admit to buying Halo Cream.

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Makes me think I might as well give up now...

4 Jul, 2018

 

Such beautiful displays.

4 Jul, 2018

 

Beautiful, but coddled and chosen from probably thousands, so no point in you thinking of giving up Stera! Our plants have to contend with the weather, an army of slugs and snails, erratic watering (or is that just me) and a myriad of other problems, but these displays are usually just a select species that are nurtured with just the shows in mind, so if you devoted all your time to one plant, you too could probably have a stunning show-stopping plant - but we're gardeners and want the lot!
Thanks Thorneyside for the inspiration, hope you enjoyed it.

4 Jul, 2018

 

Glad you wen and enjoyed it :)

6 Jul, 2018

 

Thank you all. I have to agree Honeysuckle. Not a blemish to be found and yes thank you, I did enjoy it. I was offered Chelsea but it's too claustrophobic for me and you can't buy plants either. Now we all want to buy at least one if we go to a show if only to prove we went!

8 Jul, 2018

 

Cheers Honeysuckle- you're right of course...

8 Jul, 2018

bjs
Bjs
 

Thanks for showing some great photos on all three blogs

9 Jul, 2018

 

Thanks Bjs.

9 Jul, 2018

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