Visitors browsing at the Harlow Carr Flower ShowThe Harlow Carr Flower Show returns from 23 - 25 June 2017. This year, the three-day floral extravaganza features even more specialist nurseries and a wider range of trade stands to choose from, as well as a summer art and photography exhibition in the historic Bath House. Or simply sit back, relax and enjoy a fine summer's day out in a beautiful Yorkshire garden. 

Show highlights 

Visitors buying plants at the Harlow Carr Flower ShowA plant buyer's paradise


A chance to buy quality plants and sundries from more than 40 specialist nurseries and garden trade companies. Download a full exhibitor list (264kB pdf)  

Expert advice from RHS advisors


Get advice from well-known garden writer and broadcaster Martin Fish, and dip into question-and-answer sessions with members of the RHS Garden Advice Service. 

Talks and demonstrations


We've a full programme of talks and demonstrations to inspire you, including flower arranging with Jonathan Moseley from the BBC's The Big Allotment Challenge, and talks from a selection of the best nurseries. 

Image: Richard Doughty PhotographyAttention! Boot camp comes to Harlow Carr


Visitors on the first day of the show will be greeted by soldiers from the 6 Regiment of the Royal Logistic Corps, Dishforth, who have been working with the RHS to run a 'boot camp' for more than 600 local school pupils.

Hundreds of decommissioned army boots have been planted up and decorated by pupils to help brighten up community spaces - see them on display at the show, along with a series of portable pallet gardens created by military wives. 

Treats at BettysTempting treats from Bettys


There'll be plenty of opportunities to recharge the batteries with a cup of tea and delicious cake at Bettys Cafe Tea Rooms or Bettys Tea House in the heart of the garden. 

Let us entertain you


Sit back and enjoy live big band music throughout the show. 

Primulas by the StreamsideSummer beauty in the garden 


Don't miss the chance to explore the garden, where highlights include thousands of dolly-mixture candelabra primulas along the Streamside - one of the longest streamside gardens in the country.

You can also see the pom-pom heads of almost 8,000 alliums standing to attention in the Main Border. Don't forget your camera!

Visitors looking at Flower Show displaysPlan your visit 

Show dates: 23 - 25 June 2017

Prices: Free with normal garden admission (RHS members go free)  

Don't forget you can now buy your garden entrance tickets online

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Park and ride service
During the show, a park and ride service will be in operation from Harrogate Rugby Union Football Club, Rudding Lane, Harrogate, HG3 1DQ. All visitors should use the park and ride service except disabled visitors who can park at the garden as normal. 

See a map locating the park and ride


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