The Queen visits Chelsea Flower Show 2019

Published 21 May 2019
The Queen at Chelsea

The Queen, accompanied by members of The Royal Family, has attended The Royal Horticultural Society’s [RHS] Chelsea Flower Show. 

The Queen

This year The Duchess of Cambridge has designed a special garden along the theme of "Back to Nature" featuring a rope swing and a stream. 

"I hope that this woodland that we have created here really inspires families, kids and communities to get outside, enjoy nature and the outdoors and spend quality time together." — The Duchess of Cambridge said.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge accompanied The Queen on a tour of The Duchess's garden.

The Queen

  

This week The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge took Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis to see the garden. 

Princess Charlotte and Prince George
Princess Charlotte
Prince Louis

Her Majesty, who is Patron of The RHS has attended many Chelsea Flower Shows including this visit in 1952, alongside The Duke of Edinburgh. 

The queen

The Queen was taken on a tour of the garden meeting many of the people presenting their designs.

the queen

 

The Queen

The Duke of York and Princess Beatrice attended the show and visited many of the gardens including The ‘D-Day 75 Garden’ which tells the story from the view of a Normandy veteran.  

At the show The Duke of York and Princess Beatrice met veteran Joe Cattini, who served with Bill. The garden invites visitors to imagine how it feels to be a surviving veteran.

The duke of york

 

Princess Beatrice

The Earl and Countess of Wessex, The Duke and Duchess of Gloucester, Prince and Princess Michael of Kent and Princess Alexandra also attended the annual show.

Earl of Wessex

 

The Countess of Wessex