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What plants can be found in the gardens?


The purpose of this page is to provide as much information as possible about the plants located in the various sections of the garden, as a point of reference for anyone wanting to replicate any part of the garden.


From the gigantic leaves of the Gunnera (Giant Rhubarb) on the south side of the main park, to the fig tree climbing up the north wall, the team will try to provide information on the plants in a section by section basis 

South Side Garden


List of plants (starting nearest the road):



Sand Pit Garden


List of plants (starting anti-clockwise from the main gate):


  • Marigolds (Yellow / Red stripe)

  • Calendula (orange flower)

  • Rhododendron

  • New Zealand Flax / Phormium  (behind the pile of stone)

  • Hellebore (behind the pile of stone)

Main Playground Garden


List of plants (starting nearest the road):



Vegetable Garden


List of fruit and vegetables growing in the working gardens (starting from the shed):


  • Bay Tree
  • Gooseberry bushes
  • Blackcurrant bushes
  • Rubarb (behind the shed)
  • Tomatoes
  • Runner beans
  • Courgettes

  • Broccoli

  • Pumpkins

Herbacious Garden


List of plants (starting nearest the shed):


  • Pampas Grass
  • Ornamental Bamboo
  • Acer
  • Sedum

Orchard Garden


List of plants:


  • Cherry Tree
  • Apple Trees - varieties
  • Bullrushes