Preview – RHS Chelsea Flower Show

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The BBC’s coverage of this year’s Chelsea Flower Show begins today and continues across the week.

Sophie Raworth and Joe Swift get an early look at some of the gardens on display and hoping to make it big in the prizes. Among the show gardens this year a project co-designed by Ikea looking at how technology can improve gardening, a “resilience garden” looking at how woodlands can be made resilient to climate change, and anther garden taking Yorkshire as its main influence.

There is also a look at a feature garden from the Duchess of Cambridge, and guest Craig Revel Horwood will be giving his take on the show with his partner.

RHS Chelsea Flower Show is on BBC One at 18.00. Episodes will also be airing across the week on BBC Two at 20.00 (20.30 on Friday).