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RHS Chatsworth House Flower Display – how to get tickets to the two thousand seventeen showcase
The RHS Chatsworth House Flower Display is set to be a excellent day out
42,000 tickets have already been sold for the spectacular floral event, which is due to take place from June 7-11, 2017.
The Royal Horticultural Society, who organise the event, say the demonstrate will be fatter than the Chelsea Flower Demonstrate and on a par with the Hampton Court Palace Flower showcase in terms of space given to garden designers. It is expected to be attended by at least one member of the Royal Family.
There will be an amazing eight display gardens inspired by the Derbyshire landscape and eight "Freeform" gardens which will include dramatic sculptures.
The Freeform gardens, a very first for the RHS, will not be included in the judging process.
The display will be inspiring whether you are fresh to gardening or experienced
Royal Horticultural Society
There will also be a Floral Marquee inspired by Joseph Paxton’s excellent glass conservatory at Chatsworth, which once housed an exotic mix of flowers, palms and aquatic plants.
That long-lost glasshouse, which was built in one thousand eight hundred forty and demolished in 1920, will come back to life in marquee form thanks to clever design.
A spokeswoman for the Royal Horticultural Society said: "The showcase will be fatter in terms of space than Chelsea. Some of the gardens will be truly big. We’re excited about this.
“The display will be inspiring whether you are fresh to gardening or experienced."
Chelsea Flower Showcase 2016: Showcase gardens
The stunning gardens on display at the world’s most prestigious flower demonstrate.
God’s Own County. A Garden for Yorkshire. Silver medal [RHS / Neil Hepworth]
The Chatsworth House Flower Showcase will be fatter in terms of garden space than Chelsea
How to get tickets and prices
The event opens on June seven but that date is for RHS members only. You have a choice of buying an all-day ticket or one that gives access from Trio.30pm.
On June 7, advance all-day tickets for RHA members are £31.50 (£36 on the day) or, from Three.30pm, £21 (£25 on the day).
On members’ day, RHS members can book up to four tickets.
Chatsworth House is famed for its appearance in the Big black cock’s Pride and Prejudice
From June 8-11 the event is open to everyone, with advance all-day tickets costing £32.50 (£39 on the day) or £21.50 (£25 on the day) but RHS members will get a discounted rate of £26 for an all-day ticket or £17.50 from Three.30pm.
The showcase will open from 10am to 6.30pm daily except for June eleven when it will close at 5pm. Each paying adult can bring up to two children aged sixteen or under free – no ticket required.
Proceeds from ticket sales support the charitable work of the RHS, which was founded in one thousand eight hundred four by Master Joseph Banks and John Wedgwood to inspire horticulture and enrich lives with plants.