In 2017 we aim to be open most Monday and Thursday mornings from 10.00am until 1.00pm from the beginning of April until the end of August but it is advisable to ring or email to check before coming.
You are welcome to come on other days from February to September but you need to telephone first to check if we will be here (preferably ring before 9am or after dark).
The garden is open at the same time as the nursery. Admission to the garden is £3.00 for adults, children free.
The garden is open for the National Gardens Scheme on Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th February, Thursdays 6th & 13th April, Monday 17th April, Thursday 20th & Monday 29th May, Thursday 1st June, Thursday 6th July and Monday 28th August. The nursery will also be open on these days.
Opening times on NGS days are 11.00am - 5.00pm.
Groups from HPS, NCCPG, CGS, Gardening Clubs etc. are welcome to visit the garden by appointment on weekdays or evenings. Coaches welcome.
During the 2017 season we will be attending the following plant fairs and events:-
We also attend several other HPS, NCCPG and CGS events in Somerset, Devon, and Dorset. Orders may be collected from any of these events. * * For link to Rare Plants Fair website click here
Shepton Mallet Snowdrop Festival 17th February Welford Park, Bucks 23rd February Forde Abbey Plant Sale, Chard 5th March HPS Plant Sale, East Lambrook Manor 25th March Mapperton House, Beaminster Charity Plant Sale 9th April Plant Heritage Devon Plant Sale, Burrow Farm 16th April Plant Fair, Cowbridge nr Cardiff 29th April Plant Heritage Hampshire, Longstock Gardens 1st May Yarlington House, Castle Cary Charity Plant Sale 13th May Plant Heritage Devon Plant Sale, Rosemoor 13th & 14th May Rare Plants Fair, High Glanau, Nr Monmouth * * 4th June HPS Devon Plant Sale, Burrow Farm 25th June Rare Plants Fair, Cannington College, Nr Bridgwater** 2nd July Chenies Manor Garden Fair, Bucks 16th July Rare Plants Fair, Highnam Court, Gloucester 23rd July Sturminster Newton Grand Plant Fair 29th July Taunton Flower Show (Friday & Saturday) 4th & 5th August Rare Plants Fair, Bishops Palace, Wells** 20th August Mapperton House Charity Plant Sale 17th September Plant Heritage Devon Plant Sale, Rosemoor 24th September