It’s a busy show season in 2023

Diary dates for 2023

Through the show season of 2023, Martin will be judging nursery exhibits at the following shows.

Harrogate Spring Flower show

RHS Malvern Spring Festival

RHS Chelsea Flower Show

RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival.

RHS Flower Show Tatton Park

RHS Hyde Hall Flower Show

RHS Wisley Garden Show

Harrogate Autumn Show

Malvern Autumn Show


At several of shows Martin & Jill will be giving gardening talks and cookery demo’s and answering questions on the Potting Shed stage.

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Harrogate Spring Flower Show – 20-23 April 2023

I’ll be hosting the Grow! Stage and giving talks and demonstrations over the four days, along with floral designer Jonathan Moseley, plants-woman Sarah Hopps and pelargonium expert Helen Bainbridge.

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RHS Malvern Spring Festival – 11-14 May 2023

The Potting Shed stage will be in the floral marquee, amongst the wonderful nursery exhibits. Jill and I will be giving talks and demonstrations along with well-known nursery exhibitors who will be showing the plants.


RHS Harlow Carr Garden – Inspiration weekends

Over four weekends during June & October I’ll be hosting the Potting Shed stage in the garden at Harlow Carr, where we’ll cover a range of seasonal and topical subjects.

10-11 June 2023Grow Your Own. Find out how to grow your own fresh fruits and vegetables in the garden and in containers. Jill will also be creating some tasty dishes with freshly harvested produce.

17-18 June 2023Creative Containers. Join us to find out all you need to know about planting and maintaining seasonal and permanent containers, with tips on the type of container to use, compost and feeding.

25-25 June 2023 – Creating your own cut flower garden. Learn all about growing beautiful cut flowers and foliage from seeds, bulbs, perennials, grasses and stems and foliage. Joining us for the weekend is Floral Designer, Jonathan Moseley who will create some amazing displays.

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21-22 October 2023 – Autumn Inspirations. Autumn is a colourful and interesting time in the garden, so come along to find out how to get more autumn colour in your garden and learn more the jobs to do in the garden to prepare it for next year.

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RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival – 4-9 July 2023

Jill and I will be at the show in the Floral Marquee with the Potting Shed stage, where over the week we’ll give talks and demonstration and be joined on stage by a selection of nursery exhibitors talking about their plants.

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Great Yorkshire Show – 11-14 July 2023

The UK’s premier Agricultural show also plays host to a Garden Show where a selection of award-winning nurseries will be exhibiting. Over the four days I’ll be joined by Jonathan Moseley, Sarah Hopps, Helen Bainbridge, Jill Fish, David Allison and exhibitors on the Potting Shed Stage to give daily talks, demonstrations and Q&A sessions.

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Sarah Hopps & Helen Bainbridge

RHS Flower Show Tatton Park – 19-23 July 2023

Continuing it’s tour of RHS shows, Jill and I will be taking the Potting Shed stage to Tatton where we’ll be giving talks and demonstrations in the Floral Marquee along with specialist plant nurseries.

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Chorley Flower Show – 28-30 July 2023

Set in the wonderful grounds of Astley Park, the Potting Shed stage will be part of the floral marquee again, where floral designer, Jill and I will deliver a programme of talks and cookery demos.

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RHS Hyde Hall Garden Show – 2-6 August 2023

Join Jill and I when we travel to the RHS Garden in Essex with the Potting Shed stage where we’ll be giving talks & demos over the five days. Joining us on stage will be specialist exhibitors and RHS gardeners from Hyde Hall.

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Harrogate Autumn Flower Show – 15-17 September 2023

We’re delighted to be returning to Newby Hall, the new home of the Autumn show. I’ll be working with Floral Designer, Jonathan Moseley and well-known plants-woman, Sarah Hopps where over the three days we’ll be in the Gardening Theatre giving talks and demonstrations, plus answering gardening questions.

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