Taunton Flower Show

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Taunton Flower Show
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Genre Flower show
Dates Early August
Location(s) Taunton, Somerset, England
Founded 1866

Taunton Flower Show is an annual flower show held in Vivary Park, Taunton, Somerset, England. It has been described as "The Chelsea of the West",[1] and attracts around 24,000 visitors over its two days.[2]

The show was first held in 1866 and apart from during the Second World War, has been held every year since.[3]


  1. ^ "Thousands set to flock to "Chelsea of the West"". Bath Chronicle. Retrieved 2010-11-21. 
  2. ^ "Vivary Park". European Garden Heritage Network - EGHN. Retrieved 2009-03-18. 
  3. ^ "History". Taunton Flower Show. Retrieved 2009-07-14. 

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Coordinates: 51°00′22″N 3°05′53″W / 51.006°N 3.098°W / 51.006; -3.098