Lancashire & Holehird Gardens
At last, the chance to holiday. Come away on a two day excursion travelling through our beautiful Autumn countryside.
Visit the new RHS "Flagship" Garden - Bridgewater.
Relax overnight at a nearby golf spa and return home via two quite different gardens, each full of ideas and Inspiration.
Arriving mid-morning, the day is yours to enjoy: wandering through the walled Kitchen Garden and Orchard; the Paradise Garden featuring plants from around the world; the Bee & Butterfly Garden; the Mediterranean and Fruit Houses.
RHS Bridgewater Welcome Centre.
Bridgewater Glasshouses and Bothy.
Lunch in the Bridgerwater Cafe or take a picnic and stroll at leisure past lakes, streams and woodland. As the afternoon continues wonder at the logistics behind this project and take the memories with you as we depart for our overnight stay.
Visit Lancashire NGS County Organiser's garden ; enjoying the formal and informal planting within its Walled garden.
Mid-morning refreshments will be served
Formby Hall Golf Resort .
D, B & B inc. One night stay
Typical bedroom at
Formby Hall Golf Resort
NGS Saxon Road, Birkdale
Leaving Formby Hall after breakfast we shortly arrive at:
Depart NGS Saxon Road and head north-east to other NGS Gardens whilst making out way home.
Holehird Gardens, Cumbria.
Arriving for a picnic lunch marvel at the exuberant borders of Holehird Gardens, which contain a large variety of plants, particularly those suited to the local climate with its high rainfall.
Depart Holehird Gardens mid / late afternoon for our scenic journey home.
Also to enjoy are the National Collections of Daboecia, Hydrangea and Autumn flowering Gentians