Simon Webster's photos with the rhs

Dangling amaryllis frenzy

Dangling amaryllis frenzy
The spectacular display of plants suspended about one of the stands in the Grand Pavilion at the 2014 Chelsea Flower Show. At ground level the stand was beautifully decorated with alliums (allia?) in glorious regiment
Added on June  1, 2014

Driftwood wild horses

Driftwood wild horses
Driftwood sculpture of fighting horses bu James Doran-Wood on display at the 2014 Chelsea Flower Show. Life size and quite breath taking (as was the price)
Added on June  1, 2014

The garden wall

The garden wall
One of the pillars of the Garden Gate entrance to Ranelagh Gardens at the Royal Hospital Chelsea, location of the Chelsea Flower Show (taken whilst we were queuing to get in)
Added on June  1, 2014

Above lavender corner

Above lavender corner
A boundary of lavender (seen from above) describes the edge of one of the trade stands at the 2014 Chelsea Flower Show. I think it was selling metal stands for growing plants up
Added on May 31, 2014

Horticultural traitors' gate

Horticultural traitors' gate
Single flowers suspended in test tubes above one of the stands in the Grand Pavilion at the 2014 Chelsea Flower Show. A proper gardener would know what these flowers are
Added on May 31, 2014

Lookin' at me?

Lookin' at me?
A slightly confrontational metal deer on one of the stands at the 2014 Chelsea Flower Show. The panels behind it are a metal elephant (is any garden complete without one?)
Added on May 31, 2014

Rich Brothers interviewed

Rich Brothers interviewed
Harry and David Rich seen in silhouette on the light reflecting thing used by the BBC whilst interviewing the brother in their silver gilt winning garden (Vital Earth: The Night Sky Garden) at the 2014 RHS Chelsea Flower Show.
Added on May 27, 2014

Dogs and lions

Dogs and lions
Garden ornament for people with deep pockets, large gardens and a canine/leonine bent. These seen on a stand at the 2014 RHS Chelsea Flower Show
Added on May 27, 2014

Auricula John Wayne

Auricula John Wayne
Part of a fine display of auriculae in the Grand Pavilion ant the 2014 RHS Chelsea Flower Show. I don't know if this one is named for the grizzled film star, though it was developed in the late seventies, around the time that the actor died.
Added on May 27, 2014

Gin and tonic

Gin and tonic
A view from inside one of the tubular structures that decorated the 2014 Chelsea Flower Show
Added on May 24, 2014

The rosebud gorilla

The rosebud gorilla
A gorilla covered in pink rosebuds - a circumstance that rarely happens in the wild. This one is at the 2014 Chelsea Flower Show. Not apparent in this shot, but it is sat on top of an equally rose-y piano
Added on May 24, 2014

Circle of tomatoes

Circle of tomatoes
A stand in the Grand Pavilion at the 2014 Chelsea Flower Show interspersed floral displays with glorious arrangements of vegetables. Sadly don't remember the name of the company that created this beautiful stand
Added on May 24, 2014