NEW Festival of Houseplants with Green Rooms Market
In an exciting collaboration with Green Rooms Market, RHS Malvern Spring Festival (9 – 12 May) is proud to unveil a brand-new feature for 2024 – the eagerly awaited Festival of Houseplants. This vibrant addition promises to be a horticultural haven, bringing together some of the country’s finest botanical businesses for an immersive experience like no other.
Indoor oasis in the brand-new Kildare Hall
Step into a world of indoor greenery and contemporary horticultural wonders as the Festival of Houseplants takes over the brand-new Kildare Hall at RHS Malvern Spring Festival. This dedicated space will be a treasure trove of house plant delight, featuring workshops hosted by industry experts, an abundance of shopping opportunities, vibrant botanical displays, and engaging learning experiences.
Explore premium quality houseplants
Get ready to explore an array of top-quality independent house plant shops, growers, and innovative botanical designer-makers. The Festival of Houseplants with Green Rooms Market at RHS Malvern Spring Festival is set to showcase the very best in the business, offering visitors access to premium and diverse products. From sought-after specimen plants to beautiful pots, self-watering planters, peat-free growing mediums and grow lights, there will be something for everyone.
Immerse yourself in the world of houseplants with interactive experiences designed to captivate and educate.
As the influencer landscape continues to evolve, we’re excited to welcome top indoor plant Instagrammers to join us in this new feature. Visitors will have the unique opportunity to engage with Instagram’s key houseplant influencers, who will be sharing their tried-and-tested tips for cultivating and sustaining a thriving indoor paradise. Here you can gain insights from experts and elevate your indoor gardening skills to new heights.
A botanical wonderland
The Festival of Houseplants is not just a marketplace; it’s a botanical wonderland. Explore the diverse range of offerings, from rare and exotic specimens to the latest trends in indoor gardening. Discover the perfect additions to your plant collection, whether you’re a seasoned enthusiast or a novice plant parent.
Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to dive into the world of houseplants at RHS Malvern Spring Festival 2024. Whether you’re seeking inspiration, looking to expand your collection, or simply want to immerse yourself in the beauty of indoor gardening, the Festival of Houseplants with Green Rooms Market is a must-visit destination for all plant enthusiasts.
Mark your calendars, gather your fellow plant lovers, and join us at RHS Malvern Spring Festival 2024 (9 – 12 May) for an unforgettable celebration of houseplants and horticultural excellence!
Houseplant Social Media Special Guests
The Festival of Houseplants with Green Rooms Market will host an impressive array of horticulture experts sharing their advice and top tips on everything from how to choose the perfect houseplant for your space, to troubleshooting advice for tricky specimens. Experts appearing over the weekend include:
Jonny Balchandani (The Bearded Plantaholic) – Social media star Jonny has featured on BBC Gardener’s World in his impressive home to indoor jungle conversion. Click here for social media page.
Ben Newell (Worcester Terrariums) – Founder of Worcester Terrariums, Ben is a content creator and influencer with 1.9 million followers captivated by his tiny world creations – terrariums. Click here for social media page.
Mo Bhula (The Botanical Archive) – Mo is a keen gardener with a large collection of rare plants. He is passionate about aroids with a particular focus on anthurium. Mo is the board of European Aroid Society and Chelsea medalist. Click here for social media page.
Joe Bagley (The Houseplant Doctor) – Joe is the founder of ukhouseplants.com, a platform for houseplant care tips and troubleshooting common issues. Joe will be running one to one plant clinics that people can bring photos of their plants along and get advice. Click here for social media page.
Tessa, owner of Ladybird Plant Care – organic controls for plant pests, Tessa is a plant pest and biological control expert. Click here for social media page.
Another Plant Swap founders Emma Angold (from Good Growing) & Lisa (from Happy Plant Collector) in conversation with Claire Lowrie, from The Jungle Haven. These three talented horticulturalists will be talking about houseplant care, their events, propagating and swapping plants for free. Click here for Another Plant Swap social media page.
Memo Christodoulou, a passionate houseplant content creator & fun digital storyteller who shares care tips, botanical education & plant quirks on Houseplanty Goodness channel.
Hayley Stephens & Co from Mint Houseplants. Having realised her passion for plants later in life, Hayley left behind a successful IT career to open a little plant shop in the Cotswolds in 2018. This grew and grew, into a full-blown life obsession!
Photo credits: Green Rooms Markets