Gardens to Enjoy…

I always enjoy visiting gardens and here are some images from visits so far this summer.  To kick off  – a second visit to a garden with great style – Sussex Prairie Garden.  If you want to see beautiful prairie style planting over several acres this is the one to visit.

Butterflies at Sussex Prairie Garden

Polley Garden Design – Plenty of butterflies to see.

colourful seat in garden

Polley Garden Design – Add colour into the mix with a bright seat

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A view over Sussex Prairie Garden

Polley Garden Design – A view over the garden

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

pink and white Echinacea

Polley Garden Design – Late summer Echinacea

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Next some images from Sissinghurst on rather a dull day.  The roses had largely gone over, but still plenty to see in this beautiful classic garden.

The cottage

Polley Garden Design – The Cottage at Sissinghurst

The colourful cottage garden at Sissinghurst

Polley Garden Design – The Cottage Garden at Sissinghurst

Planting combination

Polley Garden Design – Simple but very effective planting combination.

planting combination in The White Garden

Polley Garden Design – A great planting combination in The White Garden.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The White Garden, Sissinghurst

Polley Garden Design – The White Garden at Sissinghurst.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Great Dixter –  exploding with colour!

front door at Gt Dixter

Polley Garden Design – the pots around the front door of the house at Gt Dixter.

exotic garden at gt dexter

Polley Garden Design – the Exotic Garden at Gt Dixter.

canna leaf with cool theme

Polley Garden Design – Canna leaf with cooler planting theme.

canna leaf with warmer planting combination at Gt Dixter

Polley Garden Design – the canna leaf with a warmer planting combination.

part of the Long Border at Gt Dixter

Polley Garden Design – part of the Long Border viewed across the meadow.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Finally, images of a newer garden at Dumfries House in Ayrshire.

walled garden at Dumfries House

Polley Garden Design – A view across the Queen Elizabeth Walled Garden at Dumfries House.

late summer border, Dumfries House

Polley Garden Design – late summer border in the Walled Garden

Alitex Greenhouse and Courtyard at Dumfries House

Polley Garden Design – Beautiful Alitex Greenhouse and courtyard in the Walled Garden.

Dumfries House vegetable garden

Formal Vegetable Garden at Dumfries House.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All great gardens to visit and enjoy – what are some of your favourite gardens to visit?

Information:

http://www.sussexprairies.co.uk

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/sissinghurst-castle-garden

http://www.greatdixter.co.uk

http://www.dumfries-house.org.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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