Tag: garden open

Indian Summer

 The deep blue skies and bright light of this Indian summer make everything in the garden a bit more spectacular.     Fruit crops have been fantastic – the quince trees loved this long, hot summer and our potato harvest was smaller in numbers but these Cara potatoes were the size of rugby balls!

Delphinium Festival

It’s time to celebrate the ‘Queen of the Border’ at 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 bestFind out more

The spring starts here

The house is opening this weekend for the start of it’s 2018 season.  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. Monday – meet Ashford Young Farmers with lambs and chicks Tuesday –Find out more

Sculpture in the Garden 2017

Our thirteenth annual sculpture show is transforming the garden until Sunday 13th August.  Eighteen artists are showing their work throughout the gardens.  All the work is for sale with sizes and styles to suit all gardens.  This year six new artists are introducing their work to Godinton including Mike Savage who has filled borders withFind out more