Covering nine acres, this charming woodland garden has been welcoming visitors since 1992. It is an RHS recommended garden, and it is filled with stunning trees and shrubs. It is open all year round.
Where is Bluebell Arboretum & Nursery located?
Close to Ashby de la Zouch, and to the small village of Smisby. Follow the brown tourist signs for 'Arboretum'
What style of garden is Bluebell Arboretum & Nursery?
Visitors to the gardens will see a large collection of rare and unusual trees and shrubs. Many educational signs are on display next to interesting plants.
What can guests enjoy at Bluebell Arboretum & Nursery?
Visitors can walk around the gardens which are planted to be spectacular at any time of year. Spring is a particular highlight for the Magnolia and Prunus, and late September through to November is the perfect time to see the amazing autumn colour. The gardens surround a nursery specialising in rare trees and shrubs and many of the plants on display in the gardens are available to buy at the nursery.
Walking boots or wellies are recommended after periods of heavy rain.