Garden types

Are you a lover of cottage gardens or perhaps you are looking for a garden to take your four-legged friend? Maybe you fancy making a weekend of it with a stay in a B&B or somewhere to take all the family?  We have put together pages to show you the many garden types we have on offer so you can see at a glance where your perfect garden may be.

Group gardens

From seaside havens to country villages, group gardens provide a wonderful diversity of garden inspiration and represent great value for money. Explore them here.

Rose gardens

Roses are a favourite of gardeners throughout the country – discover the wonderful array of National Garden Scheme gardens that are blooming with roses here.

Wisteria gardens

Draped with their multitude of long racemes of flowers there is perhaps no more beautiful climber than wisteria. It graces many National Garden Scheme gardens. Discover more about wisteria, how to grow and care for it and where to see fabulous examples in our gardens.

Bee-friendly gardens

Vital to the health of plants and gardens, bees have a special place in the hearts of many National Garden Scheme garden owners. From those who keep hives, host wild bee colonies or provide homes for solitary bees, to wonderful wildflower meadows and garden planting designed to encourage and support pollinators, we have a fabulous diversity of bee friendly gardens to explore.

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