Hammond Arboretum - Open Garden for NGS
A site of 2.4-acres containing an unusual collection of trees and shrubs, many from Francis Hammond's original planting dating from 1913 to 1936 whilst headmaster of the school. Species from America, China and Japan with malus and philadelphus walks and a moat. Proud owners of 4 'champion' trees identified by national specialist. Open:Sun 18 Mar, Sun 7 Oct (2-5).
Admission £3, Children free. Times:2-5. Open for charity.
Hammond Arboretum, Market Harborough, Leicestershire LE16 7JG
Sunday 7 Oct 2012