Opening Times
Hestercombe Gardens is open all year round, except Christmas Day.

The gardens are open from 10a.m. to 6p.m. with the last entry at 5p.m. (dusk in Winter)

The Courtyard, Stables Kitchen and Lutyens Gallery are open 10a.m. to 5.30p.m. (closing at 5p.m. in Winter)

The Gardens Shop & Plant Centre are open 11a.m. to 5.30p.m. (closing at 4.30p.m. in Winter)


Plant Centre

Helen Barsby, Plant Centre Manager

Pop in to see Helen, our knowledgeable Plant Centre Manager. Her Plant Centre is full of healthy happy plants which are all seasonally selected.

Helen also has a keen interest in plants that attract butterflies and bees. Come and talk to her to see how you can create a wild flower garden. We have a variety of butterfly friendly plants on sale in the Plant Centre to get you started.

PLUS... Look out for: Herb May...Sunflower planting and plants from the gardens!

The Gardens Team nurture a whole family of plants in the Victorian Greenhouses to plant out in the gardens and also to sell in the plant centre. Pick up an extra special Jekyll plant at a bargain price.

And in October there's the amazing PLANT SALE! Come along to see what Helen is selling after the summer season, you might find more than you came in for! 

If there's something special you're looking for pop in to have a chat with Helen.




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