Gardens

The South Of England and East Anglia offers a wide range of enchanting gardens to explore.


Easter Monday Childerley Open Gardens and Teas

22/04/2019 @ Childerley Hall

This Easter Monday tea & cakes await you at the stunning gardens and chapel of Childerley Hall – and the weather is going to be amazing! Gates open 2.30pm; children free; adults £5. Come and find the friendly life-size elephants, including baby elephants! Funds raised will go to support the running of Caldecote Church as […]

Swanmore Open Gardens

27/04/2019 – 28/04/2019 @ The Paterson Centre

On the edge of the Meon Valley, in the heart of the Winchester, Portsmouth and Southampton triangle, our delightful village will open eight of its gardens to visitors. The gardens vary from small intimate village gardens, to large country house gardens. In addition to our old favourites, there are two that have not opened previously […]

Swanmore Open Gardens

27/04/2019 – 28/04/2019 @ Swanmore Village

On the edge of the Meon Valley, in the heart of the Winchester, Portsmouth and Southampton triangle, our delightful village will open a number of its gardens to visitors. The gardens vary from small intimate village gardens, to large country house gardens. In addition to our old favourites, there are one or two that have […]

Spring Plant Fair

28/04/2019 @ Arundel Castle

Calling all avid gardeners! Spring has sprung at Arundel Castle with an unmissable date to add to your diary. On 28 April, within the breath-taking grounds, more than 20 specialist nurseries will gather for the Castle’s Spring Plant Fair. Available to view and purchase on the day will be an incredible variety of plants, bulbs […]

Marigold Cottage Open Garden

02/05/2019 – 03/05/2019 @ Stephanie Lee

This cottage garden with oriental influences is two minutes walk from the beach and ten minutes walk from the unspoilt village of Sutton on Sea. Every Thursday  you can enjoy the garden and Sue’s delicious homemade teas for £4 inclusive. Dogs on leads are welcome, there is wheelchair access and a small plant nursery on […]

Herbs – Cultivation and Use Through The Ages

03/05/2019 @ The Swiss Garden

This presentation by Bev Bond will inform about the history, cultivation and use of herbs through the ages. A slide presentation will be followed by looking at samples, identifying herbs, some recipes to try at home and a quiz with a herby prize!   Suitable for ages 16+. For more information please call 01767 627933 […]

Walgrave Open Gardens

04/05/2019 – 05/05/2019 @ Walgrave Village and Village Hall

Walgrave Open Gardens Walgrave villagers have been opening their gardens for the past 20 years…and there’s no stopping them now! There will be eight gardens open this year including larger established gardens, small cottage gardens, family gardens and vegetable gardens showing the range of spring flowers and colourful perennials at this time of year. Plants, including  Heritage […]

Bluebells Bazaar

04/05/2019 – 05/05/2019 @ Green Island Gardens

A chance to visit the gardens and enjoy the sights and smells of Spring with the woodland carpeted in Bluebells and the vibrant Azaleas. An open air bazaar will be held in the main gardens with stalls showcasing local art, crafts and produce. For updates on the Bluebells Bazaar and NGS open day please refer […]

Marigold Cottage Open Garden

09/05/2019 – 10/05/2019 @ Stephanie Lee

This cottage garden with oriental influences is two minutes walk from the beach and ten minutes walk from the unspoilt village of Sutton on Sea. Every Thursday  you can enjoy the garden and Sue’s delicious homemade teas for £4 inclusive. Dogs on leads are welcome, there is wheelchair access and a small plant nursery on […]

Tai Chi in The Swiss Garden

10/05/2019 @ The Swiss Garden

Tai Chi is recognised as wonderful soft exercise and calming meditative movement – in the delightful and classical tree populated environment of the Swiss Garden, these exercises connect with traditional Chinese ideas about the natural development of Chi, leading to a quietly energised state of relaxation. Tai Chi originated in the early 1600s – synthesised […]