Sapling Cottage, East St, Blandford Forum
One of the few remaining burgage plots in Blandford this is a peaceful 'country garden in the town' which has been under cultivation for centuries
The garden which has a Grade 2 listed boundary wall is opening as part of the Blandford Hidden Gardens. Ancient fruit trees and mixed borders are being replanted with finds from HPS meetings and visits to open gardens and nurseries across the country. Enthusiastic propagation by seed and division etc. Some uneven and grass paths but wheelchair accessible.
Sunday 25 June, 11am-5pm
Admission £5 for entry to all 20 village gardens, children free
Also open by arrangement, please phone or email to arrange a visit, admission £2 to Hardy Plant Society
Refreshments, plants for sale, toilet facilities
How to find the garden
Sapling Cottage, East St, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7DX
Blandford town centre, access via door adjacent to The Sapling Gift Shop and opposite Sweeney Todds barbers. Town centre pay and display car parks or short term free street parking.