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Gardens open their doors to public in Droitwich
8:50am Wednesday 4th September 2013 in News
AS summer fades there are still a couple of chances for people to get some planting inspiration in Droitwich.
Two wonderful gardens near the town are being opened up to the public as part of the National Garden Scheme over the weekend of September 14-16.
The first, New House Farm on Elmbridge Lane in Elmbridge offers visitors a number of rare trees and shrubs as well as a ‘perry wheel’, ornamental vegetable gardens, a water garden, rose garden, a potager and a greenhouse.
It will be open to the public on Saturday, September 14 and Sunday, September 15 from 2-4.30pm.
The second garden is at The Cottage in Broughton Green and is structured by formal hedges , topiary and mature fruit trees, with year-round colour supplied by bulbs and coloured grasses.
Entry to the New House Farm garden is £4 for adults, while The Cottage is £3.50. children have free entry to both gardens.
There will be refreshments and plants for sale at both gardens. For more information, visit ngs.org.uk.