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PUBLISHED: 17:25 17 May 2018

National Garden Scheme: The Old Rectory, 312 Main Road, Parson Drove, Wisbech, PE13 4LF

National Garden Scheme: The Old Rectory, 312 Main Road, Parson Drove, Wisbech, PE13 4LF

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Three parts of Fenland feature in this year’s National Garden Scheme.

National Garden Scheme: Benwick Road, Doddington gardens, March, PE15 0TU
Alderley, professionally designed with interesting plants and a well stocked kitchen garden


National Garden Scheme: Benwick Road, Doddington gardens, March, PE15 0TU Alderley, professionally designed with interesting plants and a well stocked kitchen garden

The Old Rectory, 312 Main Road, Parson Drove, is a lovely walled Georgian cottage garden of one acre with two ponds and a long herbaceous border.

The garden opens into a wildflower meadow and paddocks.

Open Sunday June 10, 11-4. £4. Home made teas.

Also open by arrangement, gardening groups welcome, Helen Roberts, 01945 700415, yogahelen@talk21.com

National Garden Scheme: Benwick Road, Doddington gardens, March, PE15 0TUNational Garden Scheme: Benwick Road, Doddington gardens, March, PE15 0TU

At Ramsey Forty Foot Gardens, PE26 2YA, there will be four interesting and contrasting gardens.

The Elms: A large garden with water-filled former clay pits, full of wildlife and backed by massive elms. A good collection of interesting plants

First Cottage: a colourful cottage garden with a miniature steam railway.

The Willows: a riverside cottage garden with lovely old roses and herbaceous beds.

National Garden Scheme: The Elms
Ramsey Forty Foot Gardens, PE26 2YA,National Garden Scheme: The Elms Ramsey Forty Foot Gardens, PE26 2YA,

Lake View House: a lakeside garden with a large lawn. Home made teas and gentle background music

Ramsey Forty Foot Gardens open Sunday June 10, 2-6pm. £3

At Benwick Road, Doddington March, PE15 0TU, there are also four lovely rural gardens

Alderley: professionally designed with interesting plants and a well stocked kitchen garden

1 Fields End Bungalows: a new renovation project in the hands of a landscape gardener

Fields End House: an established garden with sunken lawn, wildflower meadow, rockery and a productive vegetable plot

Springfield: a 2.5 acre informal garden with a large natural pond, orchard, wildflowers and trees

Benwick Road, Doddington gardens open Sunday June 10, 1-5pm. £5. Home made teas.

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