Scotland's Gardens

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Orkney Garden Festival: Trail Two - NEW FOR 2017

Description

26. Annies Place , Birsay KW17 2LX
27. Aviedale, Rendall KW17 2PB
28. Quarry Field, Orphir KW17 2RF
29. Dalkeith PolyTunnel, Finstown KW17 1TT
30. Gyre Cottage, Orphir KW17 2RD
31. Kierfold House, Sandwick KW16 3JE
32. Stenwood, Finstown KW17 2JX
33. Midhouse, Corrigal, Harray KW17 2LQ
34. Finstown Community Garden KW17 2JX
A chance to see some of the gardens you missed, with cream teas being served in the lovely gardens of Aviedale overlooking  Eynhallow Sound with spectacular views towards Rousay. Homemade treats at Dalkeith Poly Tunnel where some prize winning vegetables will be on show along with champion chickens and a new greenhouse. Take time to travel north to Birsay to see Annies Place demonstrating some beautiful annual planting right by the beach. Quarrybank is a garden owned by two florists and the mixture of ponds, hillside planting with a wonderful collection of hostas and wild life gardening demonstrates their excellent eye for colour and structure. Midhouse is only open on this day and will demonstrate some spectacular ways to garden on steep slopes; a newly planted garden with some truly innovative ideas.

Directions

See map

Garden Openings

Sunday 25 June 11:30am - 4:00pm

Admissions

£12.00 for six gardens or £2.50 per garden. (Tickets for all events available at Scapa Travel, Kirkwall. E: scapa@barrheadtravel.co.uk)

Beneficiaries

All proceeds to SG Beneficiaries

Features & Catering

  • Disabled Access
  • Cream teas available.

Other Details

These gardens are opening as part of the Orkney Garden Festival which runs from Saturday 17 June - Sunday 25 June. for further details on the Orkney Garden Festival and the other charity events taking part, check out their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/orkneygardentrail or contact Caroline Kritchlow E: c.kritchlow258@btinternet.com.
No disabled access at Mid House.
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Contact

The Gardeners of Orkney
Orkney
KW17

Location

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