Tatton Park Orchid Show 2016
Tatton Park Flower Show is now well known, but did you know that for decades Tatton Park has been the setting for one of the largest flower shows in the North West - exclusively for Orchids
Free Orchid shows.
Every month we hold a free orchid show; either near Preston, Manchester or Warrington.
New members are always welcome, but our normal monthly shows are free to all, come along and take a look at your local orchid society.
See our orchid show page
The RHS Flower Show
July 20th to 24th 2016
Our display last year was created in association with the OSGB and took Gold, as well as the coveted Holford Medal for a slideshow of it please click here
An extravaganza of orchids will take place - with Sales from Many orchid traders during the 5th of June 2016 at the North of England Orchid Society Annual Show
In June 2016 The Tenants Hall will be bursting with orchids, there will be orchids for sale with displays from many leading traders and supported by several other orchid societies during this one day Orchid Show, for images from one of the earlier shows along with awarded orchids, see our annual show pages
All visitors to Tatton Park will enjoy the Orchid Show as a FREE addition to a Great Day Out with free access to the many Orchid Society displays and orchid sales booths of the traders attending The North of England Orchid Society Annual Show, as is usual awards for the best orchids in their classes will be given once again this year; along with Best Species Best Hybrid in show and separate similar awards made to plants on our own stand.
This one day orchid show takes place on the Sunday the 5th of June, when Tenants Hall once again will become the venue for our Annual Show, whilst entrance to this event is free, other charges for visiting Tatton Park may apply.
Orchid nurseries and societies will gather together to bring to the North West of England one of the largest displays of orchids you could find.
In addition to the various class awards, two perpetual challenge trophies will be given for the best species and best hybrid orchids.
Not only will visitors admire the beauty of hundreds of orchids in full bloom, but they will also be able to buy from a selection of orchids for sale to suit all tastes and pockets, from a simple and inexpensive houseplant to those hard to find plants for the dedicated orchid grower, and lots of advice for beginners as well.
This show is always held at Tatton Park the month before the RHS Flower show at Tatton, we have displayed at the RHS Tatton Park Flower Show since its inception, winning several medals for our display of orchids; In 2011 we were again honoured to receive our 6th consecutive GOLD MEDAL click here to view the 2009 display or your can also click here to view the 2008 display
In 2015 we not only took Gold for our joint display with the OSGB but we were awarded the coveted Holford Medal; it is awarded annually for the best exhibit of plants and/or flowers staged by an amateur or group of amateurs. This prestigious award is made for best in category across all RHS shows held during the year. click here to view our winning display .
Did you know that orchids are the largest family of flowering plant life? There are over 30,000 different species, just a fraction of these will be enough to fill the Tenants Hall Tatton Park with many massive displays of blooms for the enjoyment of those who visit us on the 5th June 2016
The Mansion House at Tatton Park
Our annual shows can be combined with a drive or walk through 1000 acres of lakes, avenues and Deer Park.
Or a visit the House or a stroll through the many acres of lawns trees and quiet areas of reflection in the Gardens
Visit the working farm, let the children enjoy the play area, and browse the speciality shops around the courtyard of Tatton Park all of this gives you a recipe for a wonderful and pleasant day out in the beautiful countryside of Cheshire.
Enjoy a picnic lunch in the park, or take advantage of the tea shop and restaurant.
Entrance to the orchid show is free, for details of all other charges visit
Traders who will attend The North of England Annual Show 2015 may include