Gardens

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


Snowdrop Sunday

24/02/2019 @ The Gibberd Garden

The Gibberd Garden is delighted to invite you to visit during our closed season to enjoy the wonderful display of snowdrops. There is restricted parking, so a winter walk along Marsh Lane may be necessary before reaching our gates.  We always recommend warm clothing and boots for the muddy conditions. We shall serve homemade soup […]

Workshop: Spring Propagation

16/03/2019 @ The Swiss Garden

Learn how to sow seeds successfully and grow your own plants at this workshop run by senior members of the Swiss Garden team. Whether you want a display of summer flowers or to grow your own herbs and vegetables, this workshop will explain how. Includes tips on mixing your own compost and selecting seeds. Suitable […]

Mothering Sunday Garden Tours

31/03/2019 @ The Swiss Garden

Treat your Mum to a Swiss Garden tour on Mothering Sunday. Enjoy a guided tour of this lovely garden and see spring highlights as well as finding out a bit more about its history and recent restoration. Free with garden admission.

Spring Walk & Lunch with the Head Gardener

12/04/2019 @ The Swiss Garden

Seasonal highlights and a tour of the Swiss Garden with our Head Gardener, who will share the garden’s story and explain how it is cared for today. Enjoy lunch in the lovely Garden Room afterwards, with an opportunity to chat informally to senior members of the garden team, who can answer questions about what you’ve […]

Newbury Garden Show

13/04/2019 – 14/04/2019 @ Newbury Showground

The Newbury Garden Show is back for 2019 and promises to be bigger and better than ever before!   Packed with beautiful blooms and quality plants at amazing discount prices, the Newbury Garden Show will be full of ideas and products to Spring your garden back to life.   Not only can you pick up […]

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 […]

The National Flower Show

17/05/2019 – 19/05/2019 @ Hylands House

Hylands House & Estate will burst into a gardening extravaganza in May 2019 as the National Flower Show returns for its fifth year. The wonderful event, which celebrates the very best of gardening, home and lifestyle, will be officially opened by TV gardener Carol Klein on Friday 17th May. Famed for featuring on shows like […]

Driftwood Open Garden Events

01/06/2019 @ Driftwood

Driftwood is a small, multi award-winning garden private garden open BY PRIOR ARRANGEMENT between 1st June and 31st July 2019. Guided tour with talk by owner, tea, cakes and light lunches can be ordered 48 hours ahead see all the details on web site.

Open garden (N G S )

02/06/2019 @ Havendell Beckingham Street

Cottage style garden set in ⅓ acre, taking you through different sections filling you with surprise. Set in this ever evolving garden we have an abundance of hosta’s around a sub- tropical section with a wild life pond, fruit and vegetable plot and stumpery. Range of roses including Rambling Rector and Blue for You, Sit […]

Driftwood Open Garden Events

02/06/2019 @ Driftwood

Driftwood is a small, multi award-winning garden private garden open BY PRIOR ARRANGEMENT between 1st June and 31st July 2019. Guided tour with talk by owner, tea, cakes and light lunches can be ordered 48 hours ahead see all the details on web site.