The blue Vanda orchid in our main greenhouse is in full glorious flower, matching the blooms of the Tibouchina growing up the wall. Both these tropical flowers from different continents … Continue reading
The delphiniums are budding up nicely and should be looking at their spectacular best for the start of the festival next weekend. On Sunday 19th we will be joined … Continue reading
The May blossom has been a real David Hockney picture this year all along the lanes and hedgerows but we’re definitely not ‘casting our clouts’ just yet! (I’ve just been informed that … Continue reading
The Godinton House Preservation Trust is pleased to loan Lillie Bruce Ward’s wedding dress to a local exhibition to celebrate weddings through the ages. Lillie Partington married Robert Bruce Ward … Continue reading
The collection of over 100 bearded irises which are growing on the hot south facing border of the walled garden are just starting their season this week – if we get … Continue reading
The 400 year old Turret Clock originally installed by Mr Nicholas Toke of Godinton House has found a new home in the Stables at Godinton. Visitors sipping tea will enjoy the … Continue reading
Enjoy a stroll round Godinton’s 13 acres of gardens and pick up some inspiration from the Italian Garden, Rose Garden, herbaceous borders and greenhouses and then stock up with plants from … Continue reading
We hope you all enjoyed our Spring Week event, these children enjoyed making clay nests with Brenda Burgess.
Join us for some family fun, traditional treasure hunt, garden games and children’s crafts. Activities 1pm-4pm, tearoom open all week.
Due to storm damage and high winds the Spring Week event for 28th March has been cancelled it will resume again tomorrow. Apologies for any inconvenience.