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Dumfries & Galloway

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Gardens

Gardens nearby

84038245958750_GOM09 Broughton House  IMG_0794.JPGThere are a huge variety of gardens to visit, some of the most inspiring and unusual in the country.

Threave Gardens - Castle Douglas, 30 min drive. Wonderful gardens to visit including rock garden, patio garden and secret garden. The walled garden and greenhouse harvest magnificent fruit and vegetables which are sometimes available to purchase. There is a terraced cafe, historical tours of the house, bat trail, woodland walks and an osprey viewing platform.


Broughton House & Garden - Kirkudbright, 45 min drive. An 18th century georgian house, former house of one of the Glasgow Boys. It is a living memory of Hornel's life and work. Behind the house is a magnificent garden influenced by Hornel's love of Japan. A delight to visit.

Drumlanrig Gardens - Thornhill, 40 min drive. Drumlanrig Castle Gardens date back to the 17th century. They extend over 70 acres and include rockeries, summer houses and an impressive collection of trees and shrubs. There is a restored victorian greenhouse and plant centre selling a variety of plants raised in the gardens.

Cally Palace Gardens - Gate House of Fleet, 50 mins. Cally gardens were built in 1765 - 1770 as a walled kitchen garden for the Cally House. The area is enclosed by brick walls and house the original gardeners cottage and lean to vinery. It is now a specialist nursery which provides the means to restore and maintain the remarkable garden which are now grade 11 listed.

 

 

 



Logan Botanic Gardens - Port Logan , Stranraer 1 hr 35 mins by car. One of the most exotic gardens in the country. The mild climate influenced by the gulf stream allows for a remarkable collection of bizarre and beautiful plants.

Ardwell Gardens - 10 miles south of Stranraer, 1 hr 30 mins. The gardens of an 18th century estate house which is also open to the public. There is a walled garden full of a large variety of summer bedding plants, fruits and vegetables all of which are available to purchase.

Galloway House Gardens - Garlieston, Nr Stranraer, 1 hr 15 mins. A wonderful garden to visit spring through to autumn for its vast array of colours.