This stretch along the railway promises pots, plants, flowers, and magic in no particular order. In fact, it’s rather haphazard with flora and fauna spilling out of rusty wheelbarrows, placed along tables and benches, and there are little ornamental touches everywhere that make you wonder if you’re in the city at all. The gift shop makes a fine place to pick up gifts for garden lovers, too.

Battersea Flower Station makes a quaint day out for those who prefer to shop independently and support local ventures.

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