September gardens in Gloucestershire

As the summer draws to a close, there’s still a few opportunities to get out and explore a garden, find out more about gardens opening in September below…

Penny Leaze, Stroud

Seasonal planting for pollinators and wildlife in mind. Nestled into a south-east facing slope, where we have attempted to balance wildness, formal gardening and tiny orchard, while blending in with the natural shape and character of the land. Open with Pontings Farm on Sunday 17th and Monday 18th September.

Pontings Farm, Stroud

One acre accessible hillside garden with views of the Golden Valley and beyond. Bee and wildlife friendly with wildflower meadow, pond, and orchard. Raised beds for vegetables and flowers. Our prairie style and gravel gardens thrive in our changing climate of hotter drier summers. Opens with Penny Leaze on Sunday 17th and Monday 18th September.

Sudeley Castle & Gardens, Winchcombe

Sudeley Castle features 10 magnificent gardens, each with its own unique style and design. Surrounded by striking views of the Cotswold Hills, each garden reflects the fascinating 1000 yr history of the Castle. This series of elegant gardens is set among the Castle and atmospheric ruins and inc a knot garden, Queen’s garden and Tudor physic garden. Opens Friday 22nd September.

Brockworth Court, Brockworth

This intense yet informal tapestry style garden beautifully complements the period manor house which it surrounds. Organic, naturalistic, with informal cottage-style planting areas that seamlessly blend together. Natural fish pond, with Monet bridge leading to small island with thatched Fiji house. Opens Wednesday 27th September.

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