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Britain's Queen Elizabeth smiles with an exhibitor as she tours the gardens and floral exhibits in a buggy during a royal visit to RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022,
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The Queen at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022

Published: May 25, 2022 at 9:12 am

Her Majesty The Queen paid a visit to this year's Chelsea Flower Show, along with other members of The Royal Family

This year's RHS Chelsea Flower Show saw its usual visit from The Royal Family, including a visit from Her Majesty herself.

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Since the flower show's inception in 1913, it has attracted royalty from all over the world.

This year The Queen paid a visit using a buggy, accompanied by RHS president Keith Weed, to visit the gardens at Chelsea.

Britain's Queen Elizabeth tours the gardens in a buggy with RHS president Keith Weed during a royal visit to RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022
Britain's Queen Elizabeth tours the gardens in a buggy with RHS president Keith Weed during a royal visit to RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022 © RHS/Suzanne Plunkett

Sophie, Countess of Wessex visited the Morris & Co garden.

Britain's Sophie, Countess of Wessex stands in the Morris & Co garden designed by Ruth Wilmott during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in 2022
Britain's Sophie, Countess of Wessex stands in the Morris & Co garden designed by Ruth Wilmott during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in 2022 © RHS/Suzanne Plunkett

Prince Edward and Sophie, Countess of Wessex also saw The Blue Garden by Tom Wilkes-Rios.

Britain's Prince Edward and Sophie, Countess of Wessex tour The Blue Garden designed by Tom Wilkes-Rios during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022
Britain's Prince Edward and Sophie, Countess of Wessex tour The Blue Garden designed by Tom Wilkes-Rios during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022 © RHS/Suzanne Plunkett

The duo chatted with designer Jason Williams.

Britain's Prince Edward and Sophie, Countess of Wessex chat with garden designer Jason Williams at the Cirrus Garden during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022
Britain's Prince Edward and Sophie, Countess of Wessex chat with garden designer Jason Williams at the Cirrus Garden during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022 © RHS/Suzanne Plunkett

Princess Beatrice visited several gardens including The Mind Garden designed by Andy Sturgeon.

Britain's Princess Beatrice visits The Mind Garden designed by Andy Sturgeon during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022
Britain's Princess Beatrice visits The Mind Garden designed by Andy Sturgeon during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022 © RHS/Suzanne Plunkett

The Queen meeting visitors

Britain's Queen Elizabeth smiles with an exhibitor as she tours the gardens and floral exhibits in a buggy during a royal visit to RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022,
Britain's Queen Elizabeth smiles with an exhibitor as she tours the gardens and floral exhibits in a buggy during a royal visit to RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022 © RHS / Luke MacGregor

The Queen with Joe Swift, Mark Gregory and Keith Weed

Britain's Queen Elizabeth smiles with garden designer Joe Swift and Mark Gregoy (R), an RHS ambassador, at the 'BBC Studios Our Green Planet and RHS Bee Garden', as she tours the garden in a buggy with RHS president Keith Weed during a royal visit to RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022
Britain's Queen Elizabeth smiles with garden designer Joe Swift and Mark Gregoy (R), an RHS ambassador, at the 'BBC Studios Our Green Planet and RHS Bee Garden', as she tours the garden in a buggy with RHS president Keith Weed during a royal visit to RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022 © RHS / Luke MacGregor

Princess Beatrice with her husband Edoardo Mapelli

Britain's Princess Beatrice and her husband Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi walk through the Morris & Co garden designed by Ruth Wilmott during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London, 2022
Britain's Princess Beatrice and her husband Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi walk through the Morris & Co garden designed by Ruth Wilmott during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London, 2022 © RHS/Suzanne Plunkett

The Queen during her visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022

Britain's Queen Elizabeth visits the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London, 2022
Britain's Queen Elizabeth visits the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London, 2022 © RHS/Suzanne Plunkett

Prince Edward and Sophie, Countess of Wessex in the Great Pavilion

Britain's Prince Edward and Sophie the Countess of Wessex talk with Philip Harkness at the Harkness Roses exhibition stand during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London,
Britain's Prince Edward and Sophie the Countess of Wessex talk with Philip Harkness at the Harkness Roses exhibition stand during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London © RHS/Suzanne Plunkett
RHS / Luke MacGregor

This year's RHS Chelsea Flower Show saw its usual visit from The Royal Family, including a visit from Her Majesty herself.

Since the flower show's inception in 1913, it has attracted royalty from all over the world.

This year The Queen paid a visit using a buggy, accompanied by RHS president Keith Weed, to visit the gardens at Chelsea.

Britain's Queen Elizabeth tours the gardens in a buggy with RHS president Keith Weed during a royal visit to RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022
Britain's Queen Elizabeth tours the gardens in a buggy with RHS president Keith Weed during a royal visit to RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022 © RHS/Suzanne Plunkett

Sophie, Countess of Wessex visited the Morris & Co garden.

Britain's Sophie, Countess of Wessex stands in the Morris & Co garden designed by Ruth Wilmott during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in 2022
Britain's Sophie, Countess of Wessex stands in the Morris & Co garden designed by Ruth Wilmott during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in 2022 © RHS/Suzanne Plunkett

Prince Edward and Sophie, Countess of Wessex also saw The Blue Garden by Tom Wilkes-Rios.

Britain's Prince Edward and Sophie, Countess of Wessex tour The Blue Garden designed by Tom Wilkes-Rios during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022
Britain's Prince Edward and Sophie, Countess of Wessex tour The Blue Garden designed by Tom Wilkes-Rios during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022 © RHS/Suzanne Plunkett

The duo chatted with designer Jason Williams.

Britain's Prince Edward and Sophie, Countess of Wessex chat with garden designer Jason Williams at the Cirrus Garden during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022
Britain's Prince Edward and Sophie, Countess of Wessex chat with garden designer Jason Williams at the Cirrus Garden during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022 © RHS/Suzanne Plunkett

Princess Beatrice visited several gardens including The Mind Garden designed by Andy Sturgeon.

Britain's Princess Beatrice visits The Mind Garden designed by Andy Sturgeon during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022
Britain's Princess Beatrice visits The Mind Garden designed by Andy Sturgeon during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022 © RHS/Suzanne Plunkett

The Queen meeting visitors

Britain's Queen Elizabeth smiles with an exhibitor as she tours the gardens and floral exhibits in a buggy during a royal visit to RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022,
Britain's Queen Elizabeth smiles with an exhibitor as she tours the gardens and floral exhibits in a buggy during a royal visit to RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022 © RHS / Luke MacGregor

The Queen with Joe Swift, Mark Gregory and Keith Weed

Britain's Queen Elizabeth smiles with garden designer Joe Swift and Mark Gregoy (R), an RHS ambassador, at the 'BBC Studios Our Green Planet and RHS Bee Garden', as she tours the garden in a buggy with RHS president Keith Weed during a royal visit to RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022
Britain's Queen Elizabeth smiles with garden designer Joe Swift and Mark Gregoy (R), an RHS ambassador, at the 'BBC Studios Our Green Planet and RHS Bee Garden', as she tours the garden in a buggy with RHS president Keith Weed during a royal visit to RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022 © RHS / Luke MacGregor

Princess Beatrice with her husband Edoardo Mapelli

Britain's Princess Beatrice and her husband Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi walk through the Morris & Co garden designed by Ruth Wilmott during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London, 2022
Britain's Princess Beatrice and her husband Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi walk through the Morris & Co garden designed by Ruth Wilmott during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London, 2022 © RHS/Suzanne Plunkett

The Queen during her visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022

Britain's Queen Elizabeth visits the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London, 2022
Britain's Queen Elizabeth visits the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London, 2022 © RHS/Suzanne Plunkett
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Prince Edward and Sophie, Countess of Wessex in the Great Pavilion

Britain's Prince Edward and Sophie the Countess of Wessex talk with Philip Harkness at the Harkness Roses exhibition stand during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London,
Britain's Prince Edward and Sophie the Countess of Wessex talk with Philip Harkness at the Harkness Roses exhibition stand during a visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London © RHS/Suzanne Plunkett
RHS / Luke MacGregor

Authors

Daisy Bowie-Sell is digital editor of Gardens Illustrated. She has previously worked as a journalist for publications including the Daily Telegraph, WhatsOnStage and Time Out London

Daisy Bowie-Sell is digital editor of Gardens Illustrated. She has previously worked as a journalist for publications including the Daily Telegraph, WhatsOnStage and Time Out London

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