Hostas for saleSpring Plant Fair
27 – 29 March

A must for all plant lovers. Meet the growers and choose quality plants from over 30 specialist nurseries. Plants on sale include many with an RHS Award of Garden Merit. Some specialists will be selling rare or heritage plants not commonly found elsewhere.
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See who's exhibiting at this year's fair (110kB pdf)

Couple looking at orchidsOrchids in the Glasshouse
28 March – 26 April

The Orchids in the Glasshouse display is a celebration of all things bright and beautiful. It combines exotic colour and innovative planting displays to create a perfect oasis for orchid lovers and enthusiasts. You’ll find a floral paradise in our Glasshouse, a jungle retreat where you can experience new and exciting plants.

Cyclamen Late Spring Show
28 March

See late spring-flowering cyclamen species exhibited and for sale along with companion bulbous plants and expert advice.
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Girl with daffodilsEaster at Wisley
28 March - 12 April

There's so much to see and do at RHS Garden Wisley this Easter. Enjoy the gardens as they burst into colourful spring bloom, roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty with daily 'Flower Power' activities, and don't miss the Lindt Gold Bunny Hunt!
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World of Alpines
29 March

Enjoy displays of alpine plants and bulbs as well as photographs and pictures of splendid alpines from around the world.
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Lathyrus odoratus George PriestleyScent of Wisley in the Glasshouse 4 – 26 April

Take away ideas to fill your house or greenhouse with scent and colour this spring. This creative display demonstrates what can be achieved at this time of year, featuring large swathes of heavily scented daffodils, sweet williams, and other colourful flowering bulbs. You’ll also be surprised to see masses of sweetpeas in full flower!

Bonsai displayBonsai Weekend with Sutton Bonsai Society - 11 - 12 April

Sutton Bonsai Society presents a mix of plant sales, displays and care information for beginners through to experts, plus a re-potting and styling service (from £5 per tree). Bring your bonsai trees to the houseplant section of The Plant Centre by 11am on either 11 or 12 April to use this service, or to ask for advice.
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Visitors with blossom and daffodilsNational Gardening Week at Wisley - 13 – 19 April

Don't miss a week of tours, live tree carving and turf maintenance demonstration on the lawns. Culminating in National Open Gardens Day (17 Apr) with behind the scenes tours, and our inspiring  Spring Gardening and Wildlife Weekend (18-19 Apr).

Activities include:

  • 13 April: Live tree carving and spring turf maintenance demonstrations. Find out more
  • 14 April: RHS Daffodil Show, live tree carving, meet the judges and join a daffodil competition tour. Find out more
  • 15 April: RHS Daffodil Show, tree carving and turf maintenance demonstrations. Find out more
  • 16 April: Live tree carving, spring turf maintenance demonstrations and a tour (with advice) in the Edible Garden. Find out more

Family looking at magnoliasNational Open Gardens Day
17 April

Enjoy FREE entry to all four RHS gardens, and many  Partner Gardens, on National Open Gardens Day - part of National Gardening Week. At Wisley, come and see the garden as it explodes with spring colour, join a tour, find out how to sow the perfect meadow, and plenty more.
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James Wong book coverSpring Gardening and Wildlife Weekend 18 – 19 April

National Gardening Week culminates with a weekend celebrating the year of gardening ahead with expert advice and tips to take home. Join expert talks with RHS gardeners to find out more about how to grow different plants. Plus, James Wong joins us on Saturday to talk about his new book RHS Grow for Flavour (2pm, booking not required).
More about activities on 18 April
More about activities on 19 April

Artwork on displaySpring Craft and Design Fair
30 April – 4 May

Meet some of the finest craftspeople in the UK and browse a range of contemporary and traditional crafts, inspired by the beauty of the garden at this time of year. Choose from jewellery, wood craft, glass, pottery and ceramics, clothes and art.
See who's exhibiting at this year's fair (182kB pdf)

Girl looking at a pansyMay half term: Super power flowers - 23 – 31 May

Get planting and learn about plants’ super powers. Sow a sunflower to take home and grow on, then come back later in summer to compare your sunflower with the People’s Choice Award sunflowers! See ‘Wonderland’ themed mini show gardens and vote for your favourite. Enjoy a free family activity every day. More details coming soon.

Barn owl in flightBirds of prey - 30 – 31 May

Marvel at these magnificent birds. A great day out to discover all about birds of prey, with agility displays at 11am and 2pm.

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