THE GARDEN IS NOW OPEN UNTIL 31ST JULY.
We regret that the steep drive and steps to enter the garden mean that disabled wheelchair access is not possible. Other disability access may be possible, so please call to check.
In addition to the public days below, the garden will open by arrangement in 2019, 23rd May until 31st July.On the non public days you will need to call or email ahead to secure a booking. Visits can also be arranged exceptionally in August too.
To arrange your visit, please contactGeoff Stonebanks by email, by clicking name, or call direct on 01323 899296.
|We will be part of the Gardeners' World 2 for 1 offer again in 2019.|
I am available to give talks to horticultural societies or garden groups, either one entitled "From City Courtyard to Seaside Sanctuary" or "Gardening by the Sea", if interested as well.
We've seen almost 20000 visitors since 2009. See the many 5* reviews on TripAdvisor too. In 2017 and 2018 we were awarded a "Certificate Of Excellence" for consistenly excellent reviews! and the garden was a finalist in the 2018 Lewes District Business Awards, "Tourist Destination of the Year".
The garden was featured on BBC South East Today in August 2018, see the short film by clicking link.
The garden has featured on BBC2 Gardeners' World, been a finalist in the Garden of the Year by Gardeners' World Magazine in the small space category, is listed on The Best In England guide and website. We have been accorded the honour of the smallest garden listed on the Great British Gardens website too.In 2014 we were featured on ITV's Good Morning Britain and listed as one of 25 glorious Sussex gardens to visit in Sussex Life Magazine.
Check out and print your own copy of the garden handout for 2019 HERECheck us out via
I shall be giving the following talks on the garden.
2019Shoreham Horticultural Society 4th October Pett Horticultural Society 8th October Felbridge & District Horticultural Society 17th October Simpson Garden Group, Buckingham 10th November
Already delivered in 2019.Goring Gardening Club 3rd January Seaford Probus Ladies 22nd January Alfriston Horticultural Society 7th February Rodmell Garden Club 26th February Holy Cross Social Group 8th March Lewes & District Garden Society 3rd April
Open 11am to 5pm.
Entry £6.There will be artists work displayed in stunning garden setting with tea, cake and light refreshments served on vintage china. Click HERE for directions and parking arrangements and button below to see the trail web site. Gardeners' World 2 for 1 offer not valid at this opening.
Open 6pm to 9pm. ONLY FOR VISITORS PREBOOKED THROUGH THE HOSPICE.
Entry plus guided tour by owner £15, all going to St Peter & St James Hospice.
Click HERE to book the visit direct with their agents, Eventbrite!There will be artists work displayed in stunning garden setting with tea, cake and light refreshments served on vintage china with proceeeds to the hospice. Click button below to see the hospice web site.
Open 11am to 5pm.
One of over 20 private gardens open along the coast from Brighton to Seaford. Entry £8 to see all gardens on trail or £3 per garden.
Well-known Tv Gardener and pannelist from BBC4's Gardeners' Question Time, Christine Walkden will be on hand in the garden for the official opening at 11am. Come and say hello!
One of over 20 private gardens open along the coast from Brighton to Seaford. Open 11am to 5pm.
Entry £8 to see all gardens on trail or £3 per garden.There will be artists work displayed in stunning garden setting with tea, cake and light refreshments served on vintage china. Click HERE for directions and parking arrangements and button below to see the trail web site.
Group Bookings 2019 so far.
End May:Private group from San Francisco 7th June: Private Group of 6 for lunch. 11th June: Group for private birthday celebration 2pm. 12th June: St Peter & St James Hospice Group. 20th June: Haywards Heath Gardening Club. 3rd July Return visit from Uckfield U3A. 9th July: Evening visit Woodingdean Garden Group 17th July: Wimbledon Gardening Group. 25 July: St Peter & St James Hospice Group.
By special arrangement.12th August: Visit by The Perennial Plant Association from USA