More scenes from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

Following on from yesterday’s set of photos from the Hampton Court Palace Flower Show, here’s the second batch showing some of the delightful flowers on display and other scenes from around the site.

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

Walking towards the pedestrian entrance to the Flower Show with the Thames to the west. The station is a short walk away.

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

Hampton Court Flower Show is all about the flowers, and there are some wonderful examples to be seen.

I know next to nothing about the things, but I can certainly appreciate their beauty! Here’s a selection:

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

The lavender packed a hefty aroma.

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

The Rose Marquee had a circus theme.

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

The theatre space were cooking demonstrations were held.

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

In the Growing taste Marquee there was loads of delicious food and drink to try. These dressings were really tasty.

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

Toffee vodka doesn’t sound too tempting a proposition, but boy it was nice!

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

This cheese was fantastic, especially the whisky cheddar.

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

There were a couple of short but rather heavy rain storms on the day, but thankfully we managed to scuttle into a marquee before getting soaked each time the heavens opened.

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

A jazz band greeted visitors once the doors had opened to the general public on the Monday evening.

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

The fountain in full flow, backlit against a darkening sky.

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

Bandstand and deckchairs.

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

In the Plant Heritage marquee.

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

Getting up close and personal with bugs and plants.

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

These classical musicians were fabulously entertaining, playing as they cakewalk amongst the crowd and even getting some rock-band style leaps in the air.

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

The beer tent. We spent some time here.

More photos from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014, Hampton Court, London, July 2014

An early evening view across the lake.

More photos from the 2014 Hampton Court Flower Show:
Inspire and Grow zones – photos

Photos from the 2013 Hampton Court Flower Show:
Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2013 – butterflies, blooms, bumblebees and beautiful colours
The weird and wonderful concept gardens at the 2013 Hampton Court Palace Flower Show
Roses & Floristry Vintage Festival at the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

More about the 2014 show:
2014 RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show official website
2014 RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show awards