An unexpected hidden colourful ¼-acre garden. Well manicured grassy paths wind round island beds and ponds. Densely planted subtropical area with architectural and exotic plants - cannas, bananas, palms, agapanthus, agaves and tree ferns surround a colourful gazebo. Garden planted to provide yr-round colour and encourage wildlife. Many peaceful seating areas.
Sun 16, Mon 17 Apr, Sat 3, Sun 4 June, Sat 1, Sun 2 July, Sat 12, Sun 13 Aug (2-5). Admission £3.50, Children free. Home-made teas. Large conservatory to sit in if inclement weather. Times:14:00 to 17:00. Telephone:01206 729831. Visits also by arrangement Apr to Aug min 10 people, adm incl tea & cake £6-50.. Open for charity.
Tudor Roost, Colchester, Essex CO5 7BP
Sat 3 Jun, Sun 4 Jun