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Small Details, Big Impact At RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival 2019

Small Details, Big Impact At RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival 2019 – learn more about this year’s show and the stunning show gardens that grace it.

Currently basking in sunshine, the newly rechristened RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival offers plenty of thought-provoking detail in its gardens this year.

Tom Simpson’s stunning The Cancer Research Pledge Pathway To Success, RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival 2019

The Cancer Research Pledge Pathway To Success

Central to the design of The Cancer Research Pledge Pathway to Success, for example, is the spiralling effect that leads visitors to the round pond, down circular steps that smoothly transition into a bench in a sunken seating area. “The circular design makes it as immersive as possible. It draws you in and then you’re surrounded by planting,” explains designer Tom Simpson. read more

RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2018

RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2018 is in full swing and it’s no surprise that temperatures this week and last have proved quite a challenge. There’s a lot of watering going on! All credit to the landscapers and designers who have achieved the following superb results.

The Landform Garden Bar

The Landform Garden Bar in memory of Matthew Bradley

The Landform Garden Bar – perfect for couples who want to entertain outdoors

The Landform Garden Bar is designed as an oasis for an urban couple who want to use the garden as an extension of their home. The original inspiration was the gardens of the Hotel Alma in Barcelona, but designer Rhiannon Williams has added a contemporary twist with our Jura Beige Limestone. “I prefer cleaner, crisper lines and with Jura you can get that precision.” And in this serene space, the sharp-eyed will notice poignant detail. read more