New partnership set to cross-pollinate great gardens and gardening inspiration

Two of the country’s leading names in online gardening and garden visiting are coming together to support the growing community…

A summer of roses

Thousands of National Garden Scheme gardens have roses at the heart of their planting. But what we consider to be…

Island Life – Channel Island gardens opening this summer

2022 marks the first year of the National Garden Scheme opening gardens in the Channel Islands. North of Saint Malo…

Explore our gardens on the Isle of Wight

With its micro-climates and sea breezes the gardens on the Isle of Wight come in all shapes and sizes. Whether…

You don’t have to open your garden to get involved and help raise money for the National Garden Scheme

Three years ago we launched our annual Great British Garden Party fundraiser, to give everyone the opportunity to get involved…

Courgette and lime cake

Kick start the summer by baking this delicious courgette and lime cake, recipe kindly provided by photographer Julie Skelton. And…

153 Willoughbridge: A festival of flowers

John Butcher’s garden at  153 Willoughbridge in Market Drayton, Shropshire, opens for the National Garden Scheme on 16 and 17…

Creating the right environment for a life-long love of gardening

As unseasonal temperatures, extreme weather events and global experts drive home the reality of the climate and environmental emergency we…

A HUGE thank you to our volunteers and to Her Majesty The Queen

It’s a special week for many reasons. Not only is this the week of the Platinum Jubilee celebrations but June…

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