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 WeekendSaturday 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 SundaySunday 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 GardenSunday 7th April 2019
The Garden will be open in aid of National Garden Scheme
Easter Egg TrailThursday 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 GardenSunday 28th April 2019
Garden will be open in aid of National Garden Scheme
Open GardenSunday 12th May 2019
Garden open in aid of National Garden Scheme
Hadleigh ShowSaturday 18th May 2019
Once again, we’ll be back at the Hadleigh Show. Pop along and see our stand.
Suffolk DayFriday 21st June 2019
More information available nearer the time.
Bulb WeekendFriday 6th September 2019 - Sunday 8th September 2019
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 morningFriday 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 WeekendSaturday 5th October 2019 - Sunday 6th October 2019
The following events will be running on both days:
11am – Tour 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 EventThursday 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.