When: April 17-19 2015
Where: Bute Park, Cardiff Castle, Cardiff
Tickets: £8.50, RHS members £7.50 when booked in advance
Head to Wales for the first RHS show of the year where you can take inspiration from the imaginative show gardens and pick up tips on how to grow your own fruit and veg, the show puts specific emphasis on heritage and heirloom varieties. Or, if flowers are more your thing, enjoy the glorious displays in the floral marquee.
Find out more: www.rhs.org.uk/cardiff
When: May 2 to 10 2015
Where: Excel, London Docklands
Tickets: From £12 in advance
The Grand Gardens section at Grand Designs Live has everything you need to create your perfect outside space, whether you plan to completely re-landscape or are just looking for some finishing touches. Experts will be on hand to provide advice and services to help you with your gardening project, big or small, and you can visit the Garden Theatre where there will be hourly presentations from those in the know.
Find out more: www.granddesignslive.com
When: May 8-10 2015
Where: Antrim Castle Gardens, Antrim
Tickets: £9 in advance, children under 16 free.
Plants, inspirational ideas, expert advice and all the tools you need to make the job easier. Garden Show Ireland will appeal to both experienced gardeners and budding enthusiasts alike.
Find out more: www.gardenshowireland.com
When: May 19-23 2015
Where: Royal Hospital Grounds, Chelsea
Tickets: The show is open to the public on the 21, 22 and 23 with tickets priced from £24
Every year, for five days in May, the grounds of the Royal Hospital in Chelsea are transformed into a fabulous horticultural showcase. It takes around 800 people working for over three-and-a-half weeks to create this amazing show from the Royal Horticultural Society which includes inspirational show gardens and floral marquees bursting with fragrant blooms.
Find out more: www.rhs.org.uk/rhs-chelsea-flower-show
When: May 29-31 2015
Where: Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh
Tickets: From £13 in advance
If you want to find the best plants, catch the latest gardening trends, find a designer to transform your own garden or ask the experts about anything from growing vegetables to keeping bees, then this is the show for you.
Find out more: www.gardeningscotland.com
When: June 11-14 2015
Where: NEC, Birmingham
Tickets: Tickets from £22.50
Stroll round the show gardens, marvel at the floral marquee or book a seat in the theatre which will host entertaining talks from top gardeners and well known experts from the Gardeners' World TV programme. Your ticket price also includes entry to the BBC Summer Good Food Show.
Find out more: www.bbcgardenersworldlive.com
When: June 30 July 5 2015
Where: Hampton Court Palace, London
Tickets Tickets from £13 for RHS members.
In the parkland of Henry VIII's magnificent residence, the Royal Horticultural Society's Hampton Court Palace Flower Show is brimming with hands-on inspiration, practical gardening advice plus tempting shopping. Firm favourites such as the spectacular Rose Marquee, glorious Show Gardens, Plant Village and the wonderfully wacky Scarecrow Competition will bring smiles all round.
Find out more: www.rhs.org.uk/rhs-hampton-court-palace-flower-show
When: July 22-26 2015
Where: Tatton Park, Cheshire
Tickets: From £25
As well as viewing the inspiring show gardens you can get all your propagation questions answered at the RHS Potting Bench with demonstrations, hints and tips straight from the grower, be inspired by the fantastic displays in the floral design studio or have a go yourself in the floristry workshop.
Find out more: www.rhs.org.uk/rhs-flower-show-tatton-park
When: August 20-23 2015
Where: Victoria Park, Southport
Tickets: £18 in advance.
Alongside the floral marquee and show gardens, the Allotment Area at the Southport Show is aimed at those who would like to grow-their-own veg, with educational exhibits and advice from experts on the practicalities and pitfalls of getting started and suggestions on the best varieties to grow.
Find out more: www.southportflowershow.co.uk
When: September 18-20 2015
Where: Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate
Tickets: From £13 in advance.
Book tickets here Available from April
One of the last in the show season, the North of England Horticultural Societys Autumn Flower Show is regarded as one of the best. Its been held since 1976 and attracts over 35,000 visitors. Most of the exhibition space is under cover so dont let the threat of bad weather put you off.
Expect a live cookery theatre, great garden shopping and fantastic floral art in rich autumnal colours.
Find out more: www.flowershow.org.uk/autumn-flower-show-2015