Blooms Out At Gardening Show

The National Gardening Show is taking place at the Royal Bath & West Showground in Shepton Mallet this weekend.

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World's largest vegetables go on display

World's largest parsnip Credit: Robert Murphy

The world's largest parsnip, measuring 5.6 metres in length, is one of the many giant vegetables to go on display at the National Gardening Show at the Royal Bath & West Showground in Shepton Mallet.

Edible Bus Stop Credit: Robert Murphy

The Edible Bus Stop project is a community garden initiative to transform neglected sites along transport networks. A mixture of flowers and vegetables are grown. This garden, on display at the Showground, will be installed in the Bear Flats area of Bath.


Gardening fans enjoy day out at Bath & West Showground

Blooming lovely flowers Credit: ITV West

The National Gardening Show is underway at the Bath & West Showground. Gardening fans can get tips from celebrity experts on how to grow their own vegetables or give their garden a makeover.

The countries biggest vegetables will be on display, with competitors hoping to break world records.

Giant veg judged in national championships Credit: ITV West

A new project to transform neglected and disused sites along transport networks is being launched at the show.

The Edible Bus Stop project aims to turn them into community growing spaces. There will be a garden feature on display which will be relocated to a local community's bus stop afterwards.

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