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Garden Visits 2019

8 December, 2018

Here is the finalised plan for the garden visits in 2019!  For more details see the diary page on the WTU3A website

Bookings currently being taken for Old Church Cottage, Long Marston on 16th February.  Contact Gaynor Edwards at gardens@wtu3a.org.uk.

16th February Old Church Cottage, Long Marston – Full details below
March No garden visit
17th April Chenies Manor House, Rickmansworth           
8th May  Eythrope, Waddesdon
29th May  Huntsmoor (NGS), Bovingdon
13th June Mottisfont (NT), Romsey 
16th July Old Camos (NGS), Thatcham
15th August Packwood House and Gardens (NT), Lapworth
19th September The Grange (NGS), Chalgrove
17th October Stowe (NT), Buckingham
 

Our first garden visit in 2019 is to Old Church Cottage, an NGS garden in Long Marston.
 
Church Cottage is a 400 year-old thatched cottage. The garden has many species and varieties of snowdrops, cyclamen, crocuses, irises and other spring bulbs.  Adjoining the cottage is a disused churchyard with ancient yews, and a Norman tower being the remnant of a Chapel of Ease.
 
Garden featured in The English Garden 2018 and in Garden Answers.
 
The visit takes place on Saturday February 16th, 2019.  The garden opens at 11.30am.  Cost of garden entry, mulled wine and shortbread is  £5.00. 
 
For more details see the diary page on the WTU3A website, or to book your place, contact Gaynor Edwards at gardens@wtu3a.org.uk.