The RHS Chelsea Flower Show certainly knows how to throw an extravagant event, pulling in celebs and royals alike to bear witness to the blooming exhibits.
Amongst the number of breathtaking displays, a blossoming tribute emerged with regal magnificence, paying homage to the newly crowned King Charles III.
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???? Today The King and Queen met local gardeners and gardening groups in Newtownabbey who have been involved in creating the new space.
♻️ The garden has been built and grown using composted, recycled and reclaimed local materials. pic.twitter.com/mrmxx9Th2G
— The Royal Family (@RoyalFamily) May 24, 2023
As well as the stunning Coronation Garden, another garden acting as “a secluded space for contemplation” was created to honour the King as well.
“The RHS Garden of Royal Reflection and Celebration at #RHSChelsea was created by Dave Green to celebrate His Majesty King Charles III’s coronation,” the RHS said in a tweet.
“The purple & blue planting reflects the King’s preferences, while the pinks & whites are a nod to the late Queen Elizabeth II.”
Keen gardeners themselves, King Charles and Queen Camilla stopped by the show to smell the roses.
King Charles and Queen Camilla also made an appearance at the Chelsea Garden Show. pic.twitter.com/lQi9CbX5mc
— Royal News Network (@RNN_RoyalNews) May 22, 2023
The King wandered through the exhibits looking dashing in a navy suit with Camilla, who bloomed as gorgeously as the flowers in a mid-length navy dress covered in stemmed flowers and signature hairdo.
On May 22, 2023, King Charles and Queen Camilla visited the 2023 RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London. pic.twitter.com/Yxzvbyjre1
— Queen Maxima and Royal Ladies (@vaninaswchindt) May 24, 2023
Other members of the Royal family were also in attendance to both see the tributes to the new Monarch and immerse themselves in the stunning exhibits.
The Princess of Wales stepped out looking as fresh as the pink peonies in a button-down mid-length dress, detailed with dark pink pleats with her hair cascading down her back.
— IMG Trend (@img_trend) May 24, 2023
Sharing to social media, Princess Catherine enjoyed a picnic where she got to meet “the next generation of nature-lovers”.
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“Picnic season is upon us, and so is @the_rhs #ChelseaFlowerShow!,” the Princess wrote on Instagram.
“What a lovely lunchtime spent with the next generation of nature-lovers, exploring the gardens and enjoying the first ever Children’s Picnic here at Chelsea.”
Amelia and Eliza Spencer were also in attendance, as well as Princess Beatrice and her husband, Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi.