Get crafting with your family

Garden crafts can be a great way to inspire an interest in gardens for children.  We have put together four…

Garden activities for children

Gardens are an important part of growing up and whether you’re in your own garden or at a National Garden…

Rosearie-de-la-Nymph, Northamptonshire; all about roses

As its romantic name suggest, Rosearie-de-la-Nymph is all about roses and it is a wonderful surprise to discover such a…

66 Abbots Garden, London; two artists’ garden

This is an artist’s garden, created by its owners Stephen and Ruth Kersley, he was a design student at Capel Manor and she is…

105 Dulwich Village; a country garden in London 

Once inside this large garden, which comes as a complete revelation from the front of the house overlooking a busy…

Abbots Barn, Cambridgeshire; a touch of Frost 

Set in unspoilt open countryside where Cambridgeshire meets Lincolnshire, this two-acre garden is protected by hedges and walls built with…

Ansley Gardens, Warwickshire; a passion for plants

Six gardens in Ansley Village Warwickshire were due to open for the National Garden Scheme for the first time this…

Herbfarmacy, Herefordshire; a natural canvas of colours

Over thirty years ago, as one of the earliest members of the Soil Association, Paul Richards established a small, certified…

Askham Hall, Cumbria; a beautiful rare breed

In the picturesque village of Askham in Cumbria is Askham Hall. Dating back to the 13th century, the Hall is…

Havoc Hall, Yorkshire; in harmony with nature

At the southern end of the North Yorkshire Moors National Park, in the Howardian Hills AONB, Havoc Hall sits in…

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