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Chris Beardshaw, ‘Chelsea Flower Show 2018 - From design to reality’


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Friday 23rd March 2018 - 1:45pm

Enjoy an inspirational talk from garden designer and celebrated broadcaster, Chris Beardshaw, as he provides a sneak peek into his plans for RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018, followed by a delicious champagne afternoon tea and guided tour of the gardens at Highgrove. 

Chelsea Flower Show 2018 - From Design to Reality

During this insightful talk, Chris will give his Highgrove audience a sneak preview of his plans for RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018, delving into what it takes to develop a garden from the first stages of design, through to reality.

With over 30 years’ experience, Chris is well graced at Chelsea and has more than 30 awards under his belt for his garden designs.


Dine and Explore

Following your talk with Chris Beardshaw you’ll be led by one of HRH The Prince of Wales’s expert garden guides on a 75 minute garden tour, where you’ll learn about the history of the estate while taking in the key highlights of the gardens, including breathtaking displays of Spring bulbs.

After your tour, you’ll enjoy a glass of Highgrove Champagne and be seated in the beautiful setting of the Orchard Restaurant for afternoon tea, freshly prepared by the estate’s resident chefs.


1:45pm Guests arrive, coffee served
2:00pm Talk by Chris Beardshaw 
3:00pm Garden tours (75 mins)
4:15pm Seated for afternoon tea with champagne
5:00pm Afternoon tea guests depart

About Chris Beardshaw

Chris Beardshaw has over 30 years of experience in the horticultural world and is well-known for his BBC television and radio work, including BBC Radio 4’s ‘Gardeners’ Question Time’ and major BBC Two series, including ‘The Flying Gardener’, ‘Gardeners’ World’ & ‘Hidden Gardens’.

Chris has received many awards for his talent in garden design, including nine RHS Gold Medals, five RHS Best in Show Awards, and The People’s Choice Award at Chelsea Show Garden a record three times. Alongside his show garden work, Chris has also designed public schemes for English Heritage, Le Manoir aux Quat Saison, Royal Parks, Jodrell Bank.



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