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Rock Gardens in the UK

The Rock gardens or Alpine gardens can be found in areas with well-drained soil and less water, the plants tend to be small, both because many of the species are naturally small, and so as not to cover up the rocks. Set out below are Rock gardens in the UK including Iford Manor: The Peto Garden.

Rock Gardens in the UK

The Rock gardens or Alpine gardens can be found in areas with well-drained soil and less water, the plants tend to be small, both because many of the species are naturally small, and so as not to cover up the rocks. Set out below are Rock gardens in the UK including Iford Manor: The Peto Garden.

Iford Manor: The Peto Garden

Iford Manor, Iford, Bradford on Avon

Iford Manor was at one time the home of Harold Peto, and the Peto Garden is filled with beautiful statues, terraces and columns, with the magnificent planting showing everything off splendidly. These spectacular Italianate gardens are a real retreat, and a visit is always remembered fondly.... more

Sizergh

Kendal


Discover the Fascinating Sizergh Castle Sizergh Castle´s garden has two lakes and a superb rock garden. All this is set in a 1600 acre estate crossed by public footpaths, providing short walks from the castle to dramatic viewpoints over Morecambe Bay and the Lake District fells.... more

Nymans

Handcross, Haywards Heath


Retreat to the tranquil gardens at Nymans Nymans beautiful extensive gardens developed throughout the 20th century by the Messel family, reflect the character of the founder and creativity of the plant hunters who explored worldwide. Indulge the senses with a spring visit to enjoy... more

Branklyn Garden

Dundee Road, Perth


Visit one of Scotland's most Beautiful Gardens This attractive Branklyn 2 acre garden, a haven of peace within walking distance of Perth, was developed in the early 1900s by John and Dorothy Renton with the help of seed collections from plant hunters such as Forest, Ludlow and... more

Emmetts Garden

Ide Hill, Sevenoaks

Emmetts Garden sits on one of Kent’s highest points, and it enjoys exceptional views across the Weald. Once owned by Frederic Lubbock, the estate is still a family home, as well as a plant lover’s dream, with many rare and exotic plants and trees from around the world.... more

Mount Ephraim Country House & Gardens

Staplestreet, Hernhill, Faversham

The privately-owned Mount Ephraim Country House & Gardens is a stunning family home, in the glorious Kent countryside. With 10 acres of stunning gardens, magnificent topiary and a charming tea room, the house also offers five luxury guest rooms on a B&B basis.... more

Killerton

Broadclyst, Exeter


Explore the beautiful Gardens of Killerton Killerton is a famous woodland hillside garden full of splendid old and special trees including innumerable record-breaking specimens, many introduced by the plantsman Veitch, rare shrubs, beautiful herbaceous borders, crocus, daffodils,... more

Chirk Castle

Chirk, Wrexham

Chirk Castle was completed in 1310 during the reign of King Edward I, built on an outcrop above the meeting point of the rivers Dee and Ceiriog. With over 700 years of history, and as the last castle from this period still lived in today, Chirk Castle's many occupants have left behind lavish... more

Dyffryn Gardens

St Nicholas


Discover a beautiful Edwardian-style garden at Dyffren Gardens Dyffryn Botanic Garden are outstanding Grade I listed Edwardian gardens. They have recently been restored to Thomas Mawson's original 1904 design with the help of a Heritage Lottery grant. This garden has everything -... more

Burrow Farm Gardens

Dalwood, Axminster

Burrow Farm Gardens is a beautifully landscaped 13 acre garden, which will appeal to both the plantsman and those seeking a relaxing walk around a tranquil garden with extensive views. Sweeping lawns lead between island beds of unusual shrubs and herbaceous plants down to the lake. The woodland... more

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