Kate Middleton snuck her children back into the Chelsea Flower Show for this adorable reason

Kate Middleton is all about her garden, and so are her children!

On Monday, May 20th, the Duchess of Cambridge debuted her latest project at the Chelsea Flower Show, a "Back to Nature" garden to promote the mental health benefits of being in nature. The whole Cambridge family came along for the debut to play in the garden, which features a rope swing, tree house, area for toasting marshmallows over a fire and a spot to pick wild strawberries. 

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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to share some new photographs of their family as they visited the RHS Back to Nature Garden at the #ChelseaFlowerShow on Sunday afternoon. The photographs were taken by @mattporteous. The #RHSChelsea Back to Nature Garden, designed by The Duchess and award-winning landscape architects Andrée Davies and Adam White of Davies White Landscape Architects, is a woodland setting for families and communities to come together and connect with nature. Her Royal Highness is a strong advocate for the proven benefits the outdoors has on physical and mental health, and the positive impact that nature and the environment can have on childhood development in particular. Over the past months, Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis have helped The Duchess gather moss, leaves and twigs to help decorate @The_RHS Back to Nature Garden. Hazel sticks collected by the family were also used to make the garden’s den. The Duchess told Monty Don in an interview for the BBC: “I really feel that nature and being interactive outdoors has huge benefits on our physical and mental wellbeing, particularly for young children. I really hope that this woodland that we have created really inspires families, kids and communities to get outside, enjoy nature and the outdoors, and spend quality time together.”
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to share some new photographs of their family as they visited the RHS Back to Nature Garden at the #ChelseaFlowerShow on Sunday afternoon. The photographs were taken by @mattporteous. The #RHSChelsea Back to Nature Garden, designed by The Duchess and award-winning landscape architects Andrée Davies and Adam White of Davies White Landscape Architects, is a woodland setting for families and communities to come together and connect with nature. Her Royal Highness is a strong advocate for the proven benefits the outdoors has on physical and mental health, and the positive impact that nature and the environment can have on childhood development in particular. Over the past months, Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis have helped The Duchess gather moss, leaves and twigs to help decorate @The_RHS Back to Nature Garden. Hazel sticks collected by the family were also used to make the garden’s den. The Duchess told Monty Don in an interview for the BBC: “I really feel that nature and being interactive outdoors has huge benefits on our physical and mental wellbeing, particularly for young children. I really hope that this woodland that we have created really inspires families, kids and communities to get outside, enjoy nature and the outdoors, and spend quality time together.”
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to share some new photographs of their family as they visited the RHS Back to Nature Garden at the #ChelseaFlowerShow on Sunday afternoon. The photographs were taken by @mattporteous. The #RHSChelsea Back to Nature Garden, designed by The Duchess and award-winning landscape architects Andrée Davies and Adam White of Davies White Landscape Architects, is a woodland setting for families and communities to come together and connect with nature. Her Royal Highness is a strong advocate for the proven benefits the outdoors has on physical and mental health, and the positive impact that nature and the environment can have on childhood development in particular. Over the past months, Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis have helped The Duchess gather moss, leaves and twigs to help decorate @The_RHS Back to Nature Garden. Hazel sticks collected by the family were also used to make the garden’s den. The Duchess told Monty Don in an interview for the BBC: “I really feel that nature and being interactive outdoors has huge benefits on our physical and mental wellbeing, particularly for young children. I really hope that this woodland that we have created really inspires families, kids and communities to get outside, enjoy nature and the outdoors, and spend quality time together.”
👀 We invite you to take a sneak peek at The Duchess of Cambridge’s #RHSChelsea ‘Back to Nature’ Garden! The woodland wilderness garden aims to get people back to nature, and highlight the benefits of the natural world on our mental and physical wellbeing. Speaking ahead of @The_RHS garden unveiling, The Duchess of Cambridge said: “In recent years I have focussed much of my work on the early years, and how instrumental they are for outcomes later in life. I believe that spending time outdoors when we are young can play a role in laying the foundations for children to become happy, healthy adults.” Some features of the #ChelseaFlowerShow garden include: 1. A swing seat hanging below the garden’s centrepiece, a high platform tree house, encouraging creative play and discovery for all generations. 2. The high platform tree house is inspired by a bird or animal nest and provides a wonderful place to retreat and look out through the trees. The treehouse is made from chestnut, with hazel, stag horn oak and larch nest cladding. 3/4. The garden is aiming to inspire interaction with the natural environment through its multi-sensory, green and blue plant scheme. The garden will be filled with incredible edibles, plants for craft activities, forest scents and a diverse range of plants, shrubs and trees of different heights and textures. The garden forms part of Her Royal Highness’s ongoing work on early childhood development and her mission to support efforts that give every child the best possible start in life. The Duchess has committed to making early childhood development the focus of her work in the years to come, and believes that providing children with the opportunity to spend time outdoors can play an important role.
90% of our adult brains are developed before the age of 5 and what a child experiences in those really early years directly affects how the brain develops. That’s why I think it’s so important, whether we’re parents or carers or family members, really engage in quality time with children and babies from a really young age. I really feel that nature and being interactive outdoors has huge benefits on our physical and mental wellbeing, particularly for young kiddies. The #RHSChelsea Back to Nature Garden is a natural, creative place for them to play. I really hope that this woodland that we have created, in a huge collaboration here really inspires families, kids and communities to get outside, enjoy nature and the outdoors and spend quality time together. #ChelseaFlowerShow
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George told Prince William in a now viral video shared by Kensington Palace that on a scale of one to 10, he would rank the garden at a 20.

While the garden is set to open to the public at 8 am, The Sun reported that Kate actually snuck her children back into the garden on Friday around 7:15 am and the reasoning couldn't be more adorable. 

Apparently, the Cambridge children "wanted to get up early to water the garden."

Royal correspondent Emily Andrews tweeted, "Kate #DuchessofCambridge took her three children to water her @The_RHS garden at Chelsea flower show early this morning before it opened. George was apparently [very] keen to go and she told an onlooker he, Charlotte & Louis were very excited to be back to water it!"

The children were able to water the garden and play for a bit presumably before heading to school. 

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LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends her Back to Nature Garden at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends her Back to Nature Garden at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge writes a message to pin to a board during her visit to the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London on May 20, 2019. - The Chelsea flower show is held annually in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. (Photo by Yui Mok / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge writes a message to pin to a board during her visit to the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London on May 20, 2019. - The Chelsea flower show is held annually in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. (Photo by Yui Mok / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge arrives visit to the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London on May 20, 2019. - The Chelsea flower show is held annually in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. (Photo by Yui Mok / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (C) reacts during her visit to the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London on May 20, 2019. - The Chelsea flower show is held annually in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. (Photo by Yui Mok / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (R) talks with Nicholas Bacon, Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) chairman during her visit to the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London on May 20, 2019. - The Chelsea flower show is held annually in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. (Photo by Yui Mok / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 20: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attaches her message to a board during her visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show at the Royal Hospital Chelsea on May 20, 3019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Yui Mok – WPA Pool/Getty Images)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge reacts during her visit to the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London on May 20, 2019. - The Chelsea flower show is held annually in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. (Photo by Yui Mok / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge visits the 'Back to Nature Garden' garden, that she designed along with Andree Davies and Adam White, during her visit to the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London on May 20, 2019. - The Chelsea flower show is held annually in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. (Photo by Yui Mok / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge speaks with a visitor as she visits the 'Back to Nature Garden' garden, that she designed along with Andree Davies and Adam White, during her visit to the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London on May 20, 2019. - The Chelsea flower show is held annually in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. (Photo by Yui Mok / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge visits the 'Back to Nature Garden' garden, that she designed along with Andree Davies and Adam White, during her visit to the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London on May 20, 2019. - The Chelsea flower show is held annually in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. (Photo by Yui Mok / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge walks to climb a ladder into a treehouse as she visits the 'Back to Nature Garden' garden, that she designed along with Andree Davies and Adam White, during her visit to the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London on May 20, 2019. - The Chelsea flower show is held annually in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. (Photo by Yui Mok / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge visits the 'Back to Nature Garden' garden, that she designed along with Andree Davies and Adam White, during her visit to the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London on May 20, 2019. - The Chelsea flower show is held annually in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. (Photo by Yui Mok / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge climbs a ladder into a treehouse as she visits the 'Back to Nature Garden' garden, that she designed along with Andree Davies and Adam White, during her visit to the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London on May 20, 2019. - The Chelsea flower show is held annually in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. (Photo by Yui Mok / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge speaks with visitors in the treehouse as she visits the 'Back to Nature Garden' garden, that she designed along with Andree Davies and Adam White, during her visit to the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London on May 20, 2019. - The Chelsea flower show is held annually in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. (Photo by Yui Mok / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge climbs a ladder into a treehouse as she visits the 'Back to Nature Garden' garden, that she designed along with Andree Davies and Adam White, during her visit to the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London on May 20, 2019. - The Chelsea flower show is held annually in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. (Photo by Yui Mok / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge waves as she leaves after visiting the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London on May 20, 2019. - The Chelsea flower show is held annually in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. (Photo by Yui Mok / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends her Back to Nature Garden at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge visits the 'Back to Nature Garden' garden, that she designed along with Andree Davies (R) and Adam White (C), during her visit to the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London on May 20, 2019. - The Chelsea flower show is held annually in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. (Photo by Yui Mok / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 20: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge with Sir Nicholas Bacon, chairman of the Royal Horticultural Society, at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show at the Royal Hospital Chelsea on May 20, 3019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Yui Mok – WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 20: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge waves as she leaves after visiting her garden at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show at the Royal Hospital Chelsea on May 20, 3019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Yui Mok – WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 20: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge visits her garden at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show at the Royal Hospital Chelsea on May 20, 3019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Yui Mok – WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends her Back to Nature Garden at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Jeff Spicer/Getty Images)
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge visits the Adam White and Andree Davies co-designed 'Back to Nature' garden at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London on May 20, 2019. (Photo by Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP) (Photo credit should read DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 20: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge speaks children during a visit to her garden at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show at the Royal Hospital Chelsea on May 20, 3019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Yui Mok – WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 20: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge speaks with a visitor during her visit to her garden at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show at the Royal Hospital Chelsea on May 20, 3019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Yui Mok – WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 20: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge during her visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show at the Royal Hospital Chelsea on May 20, 3019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Yui Mok – WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 20: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge speaks children during a visit to her garden at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show at the Royal Hospital Chelsea on May 20, 3019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Yui Mok – WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Jeff Spicer/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Jeff Spicer/Getty Images)
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Kensington Palace said over the past few months, George, Charlotte and Louis helped their mother gather moss, leaves and twigs to help decorate. 

“Hazel sticks collected by the family were also used to make the garden’s den," they said. 

The Duchess of Cambridge has been a longtime proponent for mental health and has a passion for being in the outdoors, something she is seemingly passing down to her children.

While giving the queen a tour on Tuesday, Kate reportedly said, "The children played last night in a way I hadn’t imagined. They were throwing stones. I hadn’t actually thought that that was what they would be doing. They kicked their shoes off, and wanted to paddle in the stream… using it in a way that I hadn’t anticipated."

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LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Queen Elizabeth II and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Yui Mok - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Yui Mok - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Yui Mok - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Queen Elizabeth II and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Yui Mok - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Queen Elizabeth II and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show at the Royal Hospital Chelsea, London.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show at the Royal Hospital Chelsea, London.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show at the Royal Hospital Chelsea, London.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Queen Elizabeth II is shwon around 'Back to Nature' by Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Queen Elizabeth II is shwon around 'Back to Nature' by Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Queen Elizabeth II is shwon around 'Back to Nature' by Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge looks at a display during her visit to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Yui Mok - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Queen Elizabeth II is shwon around 'Back to Nature' by Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Queen Elizabeth II is shwon around 'Back to Nature' by Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Queen Elizabeth II is shwon around 'Back to Nature' by Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show at the Royal Hospital Chelsea, London.
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