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Mapledene Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
With much the same space, these 4 long, N-facing and strongly contrasting neighbouring gardens have very different design intentions and styles. No. 53 is an established plantaholics garden, divided into 4 areas with jewel-like planting. No. 55 is a garden with Moorish influenced terrace leading to a wildlife garden planted to attract birds, butterflies and bees. No. 59's thickly enclosed terraced garden with richly planted mixed border between decking and paving is framed at its entrance by a modern glass extension. and 63 has a romantic feel with repeat planting of roses, hydrangeas and box balls.
Sun 7 June (2-5.30). Combined adm £6, Children free. Home-made teas at 59 Mapledene Road. Times:14:00 to 17:30. Open for charity.
Mapledene Gardens, Hackney, London E8 3JW
Sun 7 Jun 2020