More West Sussex gardens open to the public
Bignor ParkPrivate estate south east of Petworth which is open from time to time under the National Gardens Scheme.
A good day outA combination of beautiful scenery and interesting plants.
High Beeches is near Handcross in Mid Sussex and has over 25 acres of varied settings, including important tree collections and a fine wildflower meadow.
Parham House GardensBeautiful Parham House also has magical gardens.
The gardens include a romantic 4 acre walled garden, plus a the larger pleasure grounds complete with lake, maze and historic wendy house
Holly Gate Cactus Nursery and GardenSpecialist cactus nursery and gardens "run by enthusiasts for enthusiasts."
Sandhill Farm HouseRosemary Alexander is a well known gardening figure and her garden at Sandhill Farm House Garden is open under the National Gardens Scheme. Her website contains information about the garden and includes an interview with her.
The Walled Garden at CowdrayThe Walled Garden at Cowdray Park in Midhurst is a restored Tudor Pleasure Garden which is open every day (unless there is a private function taking place).
Town Place, FreshfieldsA private garden east of Haywards Heath which is open from time to time under the NGS National Garden Scheme.
Wakehurst PlaceWakehurst Place is managed by the same people behind the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew in London so you would expect it to be a top class botanical garden. It is.
The estate is divided into three main zones - themed around conservation, woodlands and varied gardens (walled, winter, specimen and so on).
Wakehurst Place is also notable for being the home of the Millennium Seed Bank.
West Dean GardensWell kept gardens at the heart of the West Dean Estate, four miles north of Chichester, featuring a walled kitchen garden, a sunken garden, an Edwardian pergola and lovely sweeping views towards the back of the Trundle.
National Gardens SocietyProvides listings of gardens which are open for charity.
- Borde Hill
- Denmans Gardens
- Highdown Gardens
- Leonardslee Gardens
- Nymans Gardens
- Petworth Park Gardens
- Standen House and Gardens
- West Dean Gardens
- Gardens open to the public
- Bognor Regis
- Burgess Hill
- East Grinstead
- Haywards Heath