The Gardens in spring

come and see the Snowdrops in spring

Snowdrops in our shop

The Water Gardens

Descend onto the cool emerald grass surrounding four large ponds in our water gardens and experience a different climate with lush planting.

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The gardens in autumn

The planting structure in the gardens is gradually revealed

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Hellebores in winter
Hellebores in winter

A welcome sight in late winter and early spring, the hellebore provides a feast for the eye.  Christmas rose or Lenten rose as they are commonly known come in hundreds of different varieties and providing you have a part-shaded or fully shaded spot with a humus rich soil and good drainage, then growing hellebores is easy.

11th January 2017 IN Advice
WIN your photograph in the Beth Chatto Calendar 2018!
WIN your photograph in the Beth Chatto Calendar 2018!

We're looking for the best photographs of the Gardens to feature in our 2018 calendar! Have you visited the Gardens, did you take some beautiful pictures? Then why not enter them for the chance for your photograph to be appreciated by people for a whole month, in kitchens, offices and studies all over the world! PLUS win annual membership and enter the International Garden Photographer of the Year Award!

11th January 2017 IN Garden News
Potted dwarf bulbs and why we prefer to plant bulbs in the Spring
Potted dwarf bulbs and why we prefer to plant bulbs in the Spring

Although autumn is the best time to buy and plant spring-flowering dry bulbs, from the usual such as daffodils, tulips, crocus to the less common and slightly trickier to establish woodlanders such as trilliums and wood anemones. it’s not the ideal time for deciding exactly where to place them...

10th January 2017 IN Advice
The Beth Chatto Christmas Fayre 26 & 27th November
The Beth Chatto Christmas Fayre 26 & 27th November

Christmas Fayre 26th-27th November 10am-4pm each day

22nd November 2016 IN Our Blog