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Fanfare for the Far End

The Far End is now officially yours folks – open to the public after 140 years. After all the hard work, worry and a decidedly dodgy weather forecast we had a grand opening day.  447 more words

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Spring is in the air...and in the garden

Spring is definitely in the air; mornings and evenings are lighter, birds are singing, snowdrops are giving way to daffodils and even the odd tulip; the first magnolia has burst it’s buds  – the grand old Magnolia campbellii on the Croquet Terrace – and gardeners were even spotted wearing t-shirts during one fine, sunny day this week. 110 more words

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The Far End - it's getting closer!

On March 28, after years of renovation work, we’re opening up a new area to the public and it’s all hands to the pump right now as we make the final push before opening day. 473 more words

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Plant a snowdrop for posterity

Our Old Park meadow is carpeted with snowdrops right now and with a little help from visitors there will soon be 15,000 more. From February 14 to 22 we’re inviting people to join gardeners and volunteers in a mass planting for posterity. 307 more words

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What a difference two years have made to our Winter Garden

Our Winter Garden is now two years old – it opened to the public in New Year 2013 and is already putting on an amazing show. 429 more words

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A proud history of head gardeners

The wait is over – we have a new head gardener. After an 18-month search the coveted horticultural role goes to John Rippin (right… 1,626 more words

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A year in the life of a glorious garden - Looking back at 2014

2014 opened on a dramatic note with gales which tore through the garden leaving a number of horticultural casualties, including the mighty oak on the Top Lawn. 1,350 more words

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