Charity Garden Open Day: Abernethy Open Gardens
The beautiful and historic village of Abernethy will be opening at least five gardens, but more may be added. All gardens are non smoking and only guide dogs are allowed.
CAREY HOUSE PH2 9N (Caroline and Alan Boyle): Six-year old two acre garden in the process of creation from fields rich in thistles and brambles. Includes small orchard, herbaceous beds, rose garden, pond area, cottage garden, cutting garden, vegetable and herb beds, lawns - all with panoramic views of the Ochils.
BLOOMFIELD PH2 9LW (Claire Jones & Kyle Strachan): Half acre cottage garden, reclaimed from wilderness six years ago and beginning to mature. Mixed planting of trees, shrubs, perennials and bulbs. Two small nature ponds. Back garden has raised beds and children’s play area.
MORNINGTON COTTAGE (Keir Allen and Rachel Battilana): Located on the site of the Culdees monastery and just down the road from Abernethy’s famous round tower, this kitchen garden has been producing food for the surrounding buildings for at
10:00am-6:00pm. £8.00, includes tea and cake. Proceeds to Abernethy in Bloom, Abernethy Museum, The Williamson Hall, Abernethy Pavillion & SG Beneficiaries
, Perth Kinross
Sat 24 Jun 2017