Prospect & Refuge

Tatton is home to fresh ideas, inspiring gardens and new and young talent. The Show offers space, support and the perfect backdrop to showcase your design prowess, business; shout about your story and take on the challenge of a garden at a national RHS event.

Garden Categories

Show Gardens: Show Gardens continue year on year to attract the most attention from both visitors and media. Design can range from traditional to conceptual, from contemporary to theatrical.
Size: More than 64m²

Back to Back Gardens: Back to Back Gardens offer visitors the chance to see clever designs, inspiring plant combinations and take-home ideas in a small space.
Size: Standard (6m x 4m) or Double (refer to factsheet)

Show & Back to Back Garden application (deadline 23 November 2018)
Online application form
Why exhibit?
Show Garden factsheet
Back to Back Garden factsheet
Please express your interest in applying for future years

Young Designer Competition

  • Open to those under 28 (as of 18 July 2018)
  • Three to six finalists selected for each competition
  • Dedicated Mentor, RHS support and advice throughout process
  • RHS Grants available for each finalist
RHS Young Designer application (deadline 23 November 2018)
Online application form
Why enter?
Young Designer factsheet
Please express your interest in applying for future years

Looking for something different?

Blooming Borders
These small pockets of plants are a hub of colour and inspiration.
Size: 3x3m raised bed.

Blooming Borders application (2019 applications coming soon)
Online application form
Blooming Borders factsheet (2.5MB pdf)

Get in touch with the exhibitor applications team to discuss your application for 2019 and beyond.

RHS Membership

Join the RHS

I enjoy a refreshing walk… my membership gives me free family days out as often as I like.

Mrs Giddings, RHS member

Join the RHS

Get involved

We're a UK charity established to share the best in gardening. We want to enrich everyone's life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place.