Royal Welsh Show preparations are already underway in the Horticulture section

1 February 2017

Have you started planning your Royal Welsh Show horticulture entries yet?

2017 is here and with just over six months until the Royal Welsh Summer Show, preparations in the horticulture section are under way!

There are an impressive 123 classes in this year’s horticulture section including five new ones for 2017; One Orchid, One Heuchera, One Hosta, a Plate of Raspberries and a Plate of Blackcurrants.

Despite being some time away, it’s important to plan ahead with these classes and start growing plants in readiness, especially for the Hosta class.

Entries in the 2016 Royal Welsh Show Horticulture classes

Judging for all horticulture classes takes place early on the first morning of the show, Monday 24 July 2017, with some special awards up for grabs!

Full schedules will be available online ( or by request at the end of March and the deadline for entries will be the 12 June 2017.  If you would like any more details please email