Garden Shows
to visit in 2018

My Garden Shows in 2019...see you there....

I hope I will be able to visit them all…. at least, I add them to my Agenda…3-4 will for sure be possible.  
The shows /visits are something I look forward to the whole year. These are my own recommendations and are not paid or influenced by anyone.

1. Giardina

Zurich Switzerland
I start the Garden & Flower Show Year with Giardina in Zurich,  which is my home-town. 
Great inspiration, news and design.
March 13th -17th , 2019


2. Keukenhof

The Netherland, near Lisse/Amsterdam,
The largest Flower Garden of the world with the famous fields of Tulips and Bulbs. 
Keukenhof is also called the “Garden of Europe” – Tip: plan an extra day to visit the Flower fields with a bicycle in the surroundings.
March 21st – May 19th, 2019. 
Subscribe to their newsletter and they will inform you when the spring has arrived and if the tulips are flowering. This may vary from year to year If you want to experience the Tulips, don’t travel to visit the show the last week.


3. RHS Chelsea Flower show

May 21st-25th, 2019 England, London,
The biggest Flower Show of all – amazing to check-out on all the Designer Gardens, Award Garden, News and Trends. So much inspiration!
In 2019, Kate Middleton will co-design and build the “RHS Back to Nature Gardena Garden”.

Chelsea Flower Show

4. Chelsea in Bloom

The world class alternative floral art show will be back in 2019.
May 20th – 25th, 2019, London – Around Sloane Square (if you travel to Chelsea Flower show, you get off the tube here).
Open to everyone and free of charge.
The retailers, hotels and shops on Sloane Square and Kings Road direction Sloane Square compete for the coveted awards.

Chelsea in Bloom

5. The Count’s Island Festival

South of Germany, Insel Mainau at Bodensee
May 30th – June 2, 2019
Trends and Lifestyle for Garden lovers in a beautiful environment.

Mainau Event Details

6. Orticolario

The Italian Garden Show  – Villa Erba in Cernobbio, at Lago di Como, Italy.
Walk around, eat a bit, enjoy a Prosecco or Aperol Spritz. Marketplace with everything that has to do with gardening, plants for sale, some designer garden / borders. A great way to “end” the Garden Season…
4th-6th October 2019


White Petunias at the Orticolario 2017 in the moon-garden
Metallic Birds at Orticolario 2017 as Art Project
Art with Flying Wales at Orticolarion 2017 with old trees

The photos and the text belongs to myself and shall not be used without my acceptance. I have done research on each Garden Show Organizer’s home-page.