Blooded Palace:The War of Flowers depicts a cruel hidden story within the royal court.
A cruel story that depicts the battles between concubines within the royal palace who turn to the dark side in their bid to gain love and power from the king. It will center around the beautiful but evil royal concubine Jo So Yong (Kim Hyun Joo) as she tries to gain the attention of King In Jo (Lee Duk Hwa) with her beauty and wit to control the power of the Joseon. When she succeeds, there is a bloody battle over the power she receives. By birth she was of a lower class, but used her extraordinary beauty to get the favor of King In Jo and managed come between King In Jo and Crown Prince So Hyun (Jung Sung Woon).
- Drama: Blooded Palace:The War of Flowers (English title) / Cruel Palace: War of Flowers (literal title)
- Hangul: Goongjoongjanhoksa – Ggotdeului Jeonjaeng
- Revised romanization: 궁중잔혹사 – 꽃들의 전쟁
- Director: No Jong-Chan
- Writer: Jung Ha-Yeon
- Network: JTBC
- Episodes: 50
- Release Date: March 23 – September 8, 2013
Royal concubine Soyong Jo (Kim Hyun-Joo) wants to make her son the king. In order to accomplish her goal, she holds the hand of Kim Ja-Jeom and uses King Injo. She also attempts to get rid of Crown Prince Sohyun.
- Blooded Palace:The War of Flowers Torrent Files takes over the jTBC Sat & Sun 20:50 time slot previously occupied by “My Kids Give Me a Headache” and followed by “The Eldest” September, 2013.