Plant Centre, Garden & Cafe
Open Daily 10am - 5pm (dusk if earlier)
Closed Easter Sunday and Christmas Bank Holidays
Garden open 1st March - 30th September
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Plant Centre, Garden & Cafe
East Bergholt Place, Suffolk

Events & Garden Open Days

We run a number of garden events and charity open days and although they are not all mentioned below please do join up to our newsletter to receive latest information on our events.

Annual Open Weekend

Annual Open Weekend

Saturday 23rd March 2019 - Sunday 24th March 2019

Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 March

11am – Tour of the garden with Rupert Eley – free of charge but as spaces are limited please book your space here.  Stout outdoor shoes essential.

Café open serving tea, coffee and home-made cakes.  


Mothering Sunday

Mothering Sunday

Sunday 31st March 2019

Use this opportunity and come and have a look around the garden and enjoy a cream tea in the Café.  Special garden entry with tea £10 per adult, (£4 per child) which includes entry into the garden and full tea to include cream teas or cakes.


Open Garden

Open Garden

Sunday 7th April 2019

The Garden will be open in aid of National Garden Scheme

2-5pm


Easter Egg Trail

Easter Egg Trail

Thursday 18th April 2019

Thursday 18 and Friday 19 April 10am – 4pm

This, our third year.  Depending on the weather the trail will either be through the main garden or on the lawn. 

Entry Children £1 (to include chocolate egg), Adults £1 to accompany their child.  Children must be accompanied at all times due to several unfenced ponds.


Open Garden

Open Garden

Sunday 28th April 2019

Garden will be open in aid of National Garden Scheme

2-5pm


Open Garden

Open Garden

Sunday 12th May 2019

Garden open in aid of National Garden Scheme

2-5pm


Hadleigh Show

Hadleigh Show

Saturday 18th May 2019

Once again, we’ll be back at the Hadleigh Show. Pop along and see our stand.

 

 


Suffolk Day

Suffolk Day

Friday 21st June 2019

More information available nearer the time.


Bulb Weekend

Bulb Weekend

Friday 6th September 2019 - Sunday 8th September 2019

Bulb Weekend

Following our successful Bulb Weekend last year, it will be returning this year. This is a brilliant opportunity to select your bulbs for the coming season, we will have displays and suggested plantings selected from newly arrived bulbs.

We will also be on hand to answer questions. Have you considered the following for example?

  • Naturalising bulbs into grass
  • Planting several varieties in a pots – ‘Lasagne planting’!
  • Suggested bulbs for borders and containers
  • Indoor and forced bulbs

 


Macmillan Coffee morning

Friday 27th September 2019

Last year we raised an amazing £390 in the morning, please come and support our coffee morning again this year and bring your friends.

10am – 12.30pm


Tree Weekend

Tree Weekend

Saturday 5th October 2019 - Sunday 6th October 2019

The following events will be running on both days:

11amTour of the garden with Rupert – A free event but please book your place on the tour.  01206 299224 or email

”This is a brilliant weekend and well worth a visit”

More details to follow.


Family Halloween Event

Family Halloween Event

Thursday 24th October 2019

Family Halloween Event
24 October 10am-3pm

Following the success of last year’s event we will have a spooky trail through the garden with various activities on during the day.  More information nearer the date.