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2018 - the garden, in Bracknell, Berkshire, will be open for charity under The National Garden Scheme will be open on Sunday 19th August 2018, from 1:30 till 5:30pm.

'Devonia' is a plantsman's garden, planted for all season interest. There is a 'no watering' principle at work for all established plants as well.
Also open, and covered by the entry fee, is 10 Shaftesbury Close, an inspiring garden in difficult conditions. The back garden, on free-draining sandy soil, contains several mature pines trees, but still looks good all year round.
There will also be about a dozen allotments open this year as well.

Parking is at a nearby Community Centre. Plants for sale at 'Devonia', teas at Shaftesbury Close, and produce at the allotments.

Latest photos

  • Alstroemeria 'Indian Summer' - 2018
  • Crocus niveus - 2018 (Crocus niveus)
  • Acanthus sennii - 2018 (Acanthus sennii)
  • Gentiana acaulis - 2018 (Gentiana acaulis)

Latest blogs

Open Garden at 'Devonia' - 2018

Posted on 20 Aug, 2018 12 comments

Revamping a Border (Part 2)

Posted on 18 Aug, 2018 14 comments

Autumn snowflake

Posted on 17 Aug, 2018 2 comments

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Joined in Aug 2007

Country: England

County: Berkshire