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Cally Gardens, Gatehouse of Fleet

Gatehouse of Fleet, Castle Douglas, Wigtownshire, DG7 2DJ
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“Cally Gardens is a grand sight; thousands of species grown as well as you will ever see them, grouped harmoniously by a nurseryman with the eye of an artist – and the spirit of an adventurer.” Patricia Morison in Gardens Illustrated, January 1997 Cally Gardens is a 2.7 acre walled garden built around 1760 that I have restored over 30 years. The restoration and maintenance has been paid for entirely by selling ornamental plants produced here. We are open to the public from April to October. Please see for more information. Thank you.  Michael Wickenden 2016/05/07  (Michael died in October 2016 while on a plant hunting trip) Plant List 2016… Read more »

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Castle Howard

nr York, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire, YO6 7DA
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Vanbrugh’s handsome 18th century walls, gateways and recessed heated walls can be seen from the Plant Centre, which now occupies part of the 11 acre (4.4 hectare) kitchen garden. A rose garden occupies another portion, with a splendid house for the head gardener.

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