IRELAND’S GARDENING event Bloom opens to the public tomorrow in Dublin’s Phoenix Park and runs until the evening of 4 June.
Last year, almost 90,000 visitors headed to Bloom over the course of the show which was spread over 70 acres. A range of spectacular show gardens has been set up for Bloom 2012, but the event also features cookery and craft demonstrations, as well as a children’s stage to entertain younger visitors.
Tickets for the event range from €10 to €20 (there’s no entry charge for children aged up to 16).
Earlier today, the judges and the media were given early access to the show. Here’s how Bloom 2012 is shaping up: