Step into an idyllic cottage garden with winding paths, and scent from old fashioned roses, dianthus, sweet peas, phlox, lilies and more. Delphiniums form backdrop to herbaceous borders followed by clematis which clothe trellises. Textured plants, artemisia, atrepex, heuchera form the basis of colour themed borders. Cottage garden annuals add to tranquillity. Garden designed and maintained by owners. Particular interest viticella clematis. Stream. Small vegetable plot. Plants propagated for sale
Admission £3, Children free (share to Alzheimers Research Trust). Times:1.30-5. Telephone:01283 713639. Groups also welcome by appointment, min adm £60 per group, coaches welcome. Open for charity.
Grafton Cottage, Barton-under-Needwood, Staffordshire DE13 8AL
Sunday 1 Jul 2012 to Sunday 5 Aug 2012