Kingsbridge Estuary

Gardens Visited

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Date Venue Notes
2015____________________________________________________________________
Tue 21 AprAnthony, Torpoint, Cornwall (Nat Trust)1.5hr tour of the woodland garden
Wed 13 MayPotters Nurseries, Barnstone Farm, TotnesTalk and demonstration of hanging basket planting
Tue 23 JunRHS Rosemoor Garden, Great TorringtonFormal garden, Lady Anne's garden
Thu 16 JulThe Garden House, Buckland Monachorum
Wed 9 SepHolbrook Garden, Sampford Peverell, TivertonIntroductory talk, late summer garden
Tue 13 OctColeton Fishacre, Nr KingswearPrivate garden tour
Tue 17 NovHill House Nursery, Landscove Talk/demonstration on propagation from the owner, Raymond Hubbard
2016__________________________________________________________________
Tue 2 FebLittle Cumbre Garden, ExeterOver 30 varieties of snowdrops and other winter-flowering plants and shrubs
Tue 22 MarMount Edgcumbe Garden, Cremyll, TorpointCamellias with the camellia expert/head gardener, Lee Stenning
Thu 28 AprTrematon Castle Garden, Saltash
Tue 3 MayLost Gardens of Heligan, St. Austell, CornwallSee pictures (right)
Tue 21 JunHeathercombe, Manaton, nr Bovey Tracey
Tue 19 JulAsh Tree Farm, Ash Cross, Dartmouth
Tue 6 SepKnightshayes, Bolham, Tiverton
Tue 18 OctForest Garden, DartingtonTour with Martin Crawford of the Agroforestry Research Trust
Tue 1 NovStone Lane Gardens, Stone Farm, ChagfordNational collections of birch and alder trees, good autumn colour, sculptures
2017__________________________________________________________________
Tue 14 FebHigher Cherubeer, Dolton, WinkleighSpecial snowdrop varieties, hardy cyclamen, other early spring bulbs and hellebores
Tue 28 MarLanhydrock, Bodmin, CornwallMagnolias
Tue 25 AprilHaldon Grange, Dunchideock
Tue 23 MaySutton Mead, Moretonhampstead
Tue 6 Jun Plant World, Newton Abbot
Tue 18 Jul Wildside, Buckland Monachorum, Plymouth
Tue 5 Sep Blackpool Gardens, Blackpool Sands
Tue 17 Oct The Garden House, Buckland Monachorum
Tue 7 Nov Hamblyn’s Coombe, Dittisham
2018__________________________________________________________________
Tue 20 Feb High Garden, Kenton
Tue 20 Mar Cotehele, St Dominic, Tamar Valley - CANCELLED owing to snow and ice on roads
Tue 17 Apr Wildside, Buckland Monachorum
Tue 15 May Whitstone Farm, Bovey Tracey
Tue 19 Jun Southcombe Gardens, Widecombe
Tue 17 Jul Lewis Cottage, Spreyton, nr Crediton
Tue 18 Sep Ash Park, East Prawle
Tue 16 Oct Andrew's Corner, Belstone, nr Okehampton
Tue 13 Nov Talk by the owners of Andrews Corner, Belstone
2019___________________________________________________________________
Tue 26 Feb Avenue Cottage, Ashprington nr Totnes
Tue 19 Mar Cotelele nr Calstock, Cornwall
Tue 23 Apr Coombe Meadow nr Ashburton
Tue 14 May Andrews Corner, Belstone, Okehampton

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