Tag: Kent Haus und Garten

Sculpture In The Garden

  The sculpture show has filled the garden once again with wonderful objects to add a fresh look to rather parched surroundings. There are ceramics, steel, stone and glass works by seventeen different artists. This stoneware mermaid was made by Godinton’s resident potter, Jane Richardson, but other work has travelled from around the UK.

Delphinium Festival

It’s time to celebrate the ‘Queen of the Borderat Godinton. Our collection of Elatum Delphiniums in the Walled Garden are bursting into magnificent flower and we’re organizing some special events to make the most of them. Members of the local branch of the Delphinium Society will be here selling plants and giving the bestFinde mehr heraus

Iris time

It’s Iris time at Godinton and we are attempting to identify our beautiful collection of bearded iris which have got themselves into a bit of a muddle. Daily sessions with lists, labels and google are making a difference but this is one of the unidentified. Let us know if it’s familiar to you! Our famous JapaneseFinde mehr heraus

The spring starts here

The house is opening this weekend for the start of it’s 2018 Jahreszeit. Rugs have been cleaned, panelling buffed and cakes are in the oven for the tea room. On Monday we start a week of family fun with treasure trail, crafts and games. Mondaymeet Ashford Young Farmers with lambs and chicks TuesdayFinde mehr heraus

Preparing for winter in the Gardens

On a sunny day the colours in the garden are still fantasticthe last of the dahlias and rudbeckias and these wonderful hawthorns, ‘Carrierei’, which are laden with berries. The blackbirds will make short work of them when the temperatures drop and the worms head deeper underground. With days getting shorter and the firstFinde mehr heraus