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Bourton House Gardens

With just over 3 weeks until we open for your 2021 season, lots of prep going on; in the garden (as always!) and in the office… lots of Friends card…

Rare and exotic cactus from the Amazon rainforest to flower for the first time in the UK

Catch a rare glimpse of an Amazonian flowering cactus – which opens at sunset and is over by sunrise – live from Cambridge University Botanic Garden. The Moonflower, Selenicereus wittii,…

Historic gardens transformed into a magical winter wonderland

Painshill looked more like Narnia than Bridgerton today after its snowy transformation. The beautiful gardens and magical follies in Cobham looked spectacular in the crisp sunshine – even if it…

The Gardens Trust

The Gardens Trust has a series of online lectures to view at present. They can be viewed from this link 

Learn in lockdown – new online winter courses released by Cambridge University Botanic Garden

Discover your inner artist, learn how to propagate and prune, or immerse yourself in the landscapes of Jane Austen’s novels on a January evening course. All from the comfort of…

Lullingstone Castle

Enjoy autumn colour! October is a great time to visit The World Garden, the perfect opportunity to escape outdoors and enjoy our wonderful autumn colour. 2020 has brought its challenges, although we…

King John’s Nursery & Gardens

As we slip through the Autumn light towards the chillier months the gardens warming colours are looking gorgeous. But at the moment the forecasters are telling us we are blessed…

Botanic Garden Trustee Board is growing

The National Botanic Garden of Wales is delighted to announce the appointment of five new Trustees. They are BBC broadcaster and past Chair of Brecon Beacons National Park Authority, Mel…

Bourton House Gardens – Open for 2 more weeks

Only two weeks left of our open season! And if you were wondering if it is still worth visiting; we think The Chatty Gardener says it better than we could!…

Painshill this Autumn

Enjoy nature’s changing hues with an autumn visit to Painshill As the season of soft mists and golden hues rolls across its magical landscape, autumn is the perfect season to…

Buscot Park Open for Autumn Colour

Normally Buscot Park in Oxfordshire closes to visitors at the end of September, but this year it will be open throughout October, so that visitors can enjoy the spectacular autumn…

Bourton House Garden

As we know many of you love the refreshments as much as the Garden; as after all it wouldn’t be an English Country Garden without a cup of tea and…