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The Great Cedar at Painshill

Painshill’s Great Cedar chosen as one of 70 Ancient Trees dedicated for The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee The tree at Painshill in Cobham, Surrey, is part of a UK-wide network of…

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Your passport to bluebell beauty

There’s a blooming magic carpet ride in store for bluebell fans in West Wales this spring – a six-strong group of fabulous venues in Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire and Ceredigion – are…

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Elton Hall – World Topiary Day

Thursday, 12th May is World Topiary Day and we are celebrating by opening the private Wilderness Garden for the afternoon. Launched by EBTS UK and Levens Hall, home of the…

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Borde Hill – New Book

Borde Hill Garden A Plant Hunter’s Paradise Vanessa Berridge Photography by John Glover Foreword by Stephen Lacey Borde Hill Garden is situated in historic parkland in West Sussex. The Elizabethan…

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Bourton House Gardens

Looking forward to our 2022 season, our key dates are as follows: 1st April – Gardens Open! (Tuesday to Friday 10am – 5pm) 3rd May – Tithe Barn café and…

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Tickets now on sale for Snowdrop Sensation 2022!

The Snowdrop Sensation plant fair on Sunday 20th February is a rare opportunity to welcome the first flower of the year, buy choice snowdrops and to see delicate displays of…

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Brand new visitor attraction in cool Carmarthenshire

In a dreamy, wooded valley with water all around, there’s a very special experience waiting to be discovered. Paid for with the fruits of a remarkable fundraising effort, the Regency…

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Celebrate National Gardening Week

It’s National Gardening Week this week, so what better excuse to treat yourself and your garden with a day out at the Blenheim Palace Flower Show? Running until Sunday 2nd…

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Let Painshill transport you to a different world this summer

This summer, Painshill in Surrey invites you to sit in a beautiful English walled garden and be transported to the wilds of Africa, a fairy-filled forest glade, and the decks…

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Enjoy spring at Lullingstone Castle!

The 2021 season has got off to a flying start, after a busy winter preparing the garden, it’s so good to be open and be able to welcome so many…

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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…

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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,…

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