GARDEN LOVERS GUIDE Tel: 0796 9611510
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Norfolk has lots to offer the garden lover and plantsman alike. Listed below are just some of the gardens and nurseries that we recommend:
• EAST RUSTON OLD VICARAGE
(in the Daily Telegraph top 50 gardens to see before you die!)
Including Millennium Garden designed by Piet Ouldof,
Wild flower meadow
Wildlife habitat garden
• NARBOROUGH HALL GARDEN
Romantic private gardens. Set in the River Nar surrounded by ancient lake and woods. Vegetable garden and colour themed beds.
Delicious food cooked with ingredients from the garden
• HOUGHTON HALL
Won the garden of the Year award from Christies and the Historic house Association in recognition of the renovation of the 5 acre walled garden that began in 1991.
• MANNINGTON GARDENS
Gardens surrounding a medieval moated manor house featuring a wide variety of plants, trees and shrubs in many different settings.
• HOECROFT PLANTS Wood Norton
Specialising in ornamental grasses, variegated and coloured foliage
• ROMANTIC GARDEN NURSERY Swannington
Specialising in topiary.
• THE KNOT GARDEN Wood Dalling
Specialising in mature, quality trees and ferns
• WEST ACRE NURSERY
A treasure trove for all serious plant lovers
• SOUTH CREAKE PLANT NURSERY
Specialist nursery with a good variety of plants and shrubs
• NORFOLK HERBS Dillington nr Dereham
Specialist herb growers
• URBAN JUNGLE Old Costessey, Norwich
Exotic and unusual plants
• PETER BEALES Attleborough and Suffield
Specialist growers of roses
• BRESSINGHAM PLANT CENTRE
for specialist plants (and home to the well-known Foggy Bottom and Dell Garden)