garden is open under the National Gardens Scheme. It is one of over
3300 gardens which opens in this way. The purpose of the scheme is
to raise money for charity and a list of charities supported and further
information about donations can be found on their web site. All entrance
fees charged by us are sent to the scheme.
The Hardy Plant Society exists to stimulate interest in growing
hardy herbaceous plants.
years ago a group of gardeners and nurserymen joined together to
help conserve older, rarer and more unusual hardy plants, to make
them more widely available to gardeners. Today around 10,000 members
worldwide enjoy a wide range of activities for the enthusiastic