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In Pictures: Kate launches final play garden of the season

The Duchess of Cambridge visited RHS Garden Wisley as part of its Back To Nature festival.

The Duchess Of Cambridge rides on a tractor and trailer with Mary Berry, during a visit to the ‘Back To Nature’ Festival at RHS Garden Wisley, in Woking, Surrey (Steve Parsons/PA)
The Duchess Of Cambridge rides on a tractor and trailer with Mary Berry, during a visit to the ‘Back To Nature’ Festival at RHS Garden Wisley, in Woking, Surrey (Steve Parsons/PA)

By PA Reporter

The Duchess of Cambridge has launched her Back To Nature play garden.

Aimed at supporting the health and well-being of children, Kate’s final garden of the season was launched at the Royal Horticultural Society’s Garden Wisley in Surrey.

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The garden has been inspired by previous open spaces she co-created with landscape architects Andree Davies and Adam White (Steve Parsons/PA)
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The final Back to Nature space includes elements like the hollow log from Chelsea and the wildflower meadow and rolling hill showcased at Hampton Court (Steve Parsons/PA)
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New features include two connected tree houses and slides (Steve Parsons/PA)
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The project, which also had input from the RHS, is aimed at encouraging family and friends to have fun together (Steve Parsons/PA)
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The garden will become a permanent feature at Wisley (Steve Parsons/PA)
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The Duchess Of Cambridge looks at part of a play area during her visit to the Back To Nature Festival at the gardens (Steve Parsons/PA)
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Kate met local children at the event, alongside former Great British Bake Off judge Mary Berry (Steve Parsons/PA)
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The duchess makes a speech at the garden in Woking, Surrey (Steve Parsons/PA)
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Kate meets one of her youngest fans (Steve Parsons/PA)
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Kate’s co-created gardens were previously exhibited at the Chelsea Flower Show and the Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival, with the aim of highlighting how time outdoors can enrich a child’s early development (Steve Parsons/PA)

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