News & Articles
250 visitors for a very wet NGS - thank-you as over £1000 raised for charities
1400 visitors to the Plant Fair and wall to wall sunshine
Quote of the day from Sir Roy Strong's lecture: "the art of gardening is the art of fudging". He didn't like our hedges - he wanted variety and topiary but loved our gravel garden with a 10 out of 10!
Feedback from our visitors includes: "it's the best trip we've been on" -Henton WI, "One of the best gardens we have ever seen" -Merrist Wood Garden Group and in case we got too big headed - "I don't like your sculptures, they are unnecessary" - come and judge for yourself!
Please see our visitor information for full details and opening times for 2014
Hive Alive BBC 2 Tues 15th & 22nd July our bees filmed in the garden with Martha Kearney and Chris Packham
NGS A successful day on the 27th April
Plant Fair 4th May a big thank-you to all our traders and our 1400 visitors!
Sir Roy Strong 16th May: A fascinating lecture-100 guests
Drawn in the Garden: Spend the day drawing in the garden under the guidance of renowned local artist, Natasha Clutterbuck. FFI click
Food and Garden tours, Spend the day with us and enjoy a garden tour and a cookery demonstration, pick up expert tips on compost making and organic gardening. Includes lunch and afternoon tea. Various dates FFI click
Supper in the Garden Come and enjoy the garden in the evening. Various dates FFI click or phone 01761 461650