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2 visits at different times of the year

The gardens can be enjoyed at different times of the year with different things out in the gardens... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
jeanburch17
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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Plantsman's garden

Had never even heard of this delightful garden and were told about it during a rare outing to a... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
Fiona E
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Colchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

Good place to visit if you are interested in gardening or simply want somewhere to stop on a day out in the forest. Great cakes and nice cup of tea!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

The gardens can be enjoyed at different times of the year with different things out in the gardens and it is a well established garden and beautiful cup of tea and cake was delisious

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank jeanburch17
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Had never even heard of this delightful garden and were told about it during a rare outing to a nursery nearby. Sadly we found closed on Monday, however a quick phone call and we were welcomed by Annie the head gardener personally. The garden is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Fiona E
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We were looking for somewhere to visit on our way between Norwich and London this weekend. All the NT properties in the area had events on so we wanted to avoid them. We found this on the Suffolk Attractions site and thought we would take...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

This visit was really unplanned and just to fill in an afternoon on holiday nearby. I didn't expect much driving along a track in a pine forest. However, it turned out to be the most amazing garden beautifully laid out around streams Mill ponds and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018

Just never fails me,,great place,relaxing,a touch of suffolk and bring your camera,a real hidden gem,not to be missed

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lee C
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Even on a rainy dull day, this place is stunning. Around every corner was a surprise. Lots of water and shade, plants I have never seen before. Just £4.50 to visit. Nice little cafe with home made cake. If it is this stunning today when...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 777gillb
Reviewed 21 August 2018

This is a lovely garden around an old mill and along the river. The planting is beautiful and the views across to Lackford Lakes are very attractive. Good little cafe.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ann T
Reviewed 16 August 2018

There is so much to see, and every path you take opens up to a wonderfull aray of plants etc.And being disabled and on a mobility scooter, I managed to see near enough all of the gardens. And sitting under an oak tree having coffee...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 July 2018

we visisted on sunday when various plants people there with stalls very busy although lots of trees to shade very hot but will visit again

Date of experience: July 2018
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Paynedave
8 September 2016|
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Response from lornabookworm | Reviewed this property |
Wheelchairs may be used in limited areas of the garden: you'll see a fair amount, but not the whole. And it would probably be better not to go after rain.
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Response from lornabookworm | Reviewed this property |
Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, 2-5 until the end of September. Enjoy your visit!
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