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The blooming Underground: RHS Chelsea Flower Show Tube Map

Posted at 5:00 pm, May 21, 2013 in Fun London, Transport
RHS Chelsea Flower Show Tube map



The 100th RHS Chelsea Flower Show is well under way: the blossoms have been installed, the gnomes have been allowed back in and the Royals have had a nose around. Now all that’s left is to celebrate in the best way we know how – with a Tube map of course. Here’s the London Transport Museum‘s floral tribute to the annual bouquet bash.

Plant buffs, can you guess the flowers for each line? 

For the less green fingered amongst us. Here’s the cheat sheet…

Grey Hydrangeas – Jubilee Line

Chocolate Cosmos – Bakerloo Line

Green Chrysanthemum – District Line

Blue Tulip – Piccadilly Line

Black Pansy – Northern Line

Red Rose – Central Line

Himalayan Blue Poppy – Waterloo & City Line

Maroon Lily – Metropolitan Line

Blue geranium – Victoria Line

Allamanda Cathartica – Circle Line

Pink Gerbera ­ –  Hammersmith & City Line

Orange Gerbera  –  East London Overground Line

Read about the highlights from the last 100 years of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show.

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