Fascinating botanic gardens with superb views on the Wirral Peninsula.
Size of site:
10AM - 5PM
University of Liverpool
Car park (free)
487 bus from Liverpool or W1 bus from Neston train station (2 miles away).
Adult: £7.50, Child (5-16) £3.50, Under 5s Free, Over 60s £6.50, Family £20.
Carer Free, Student £1, People with Disability £6.50
Individual Annual £28, Joint Annual £49, Individual Concession £25, Joint Concession £44, Family (1 ad + 3 ch) £38, Family (2 ad + 3 ch) £59. Other concessions available.
Compact and cheerful, these typically evergreen shrubs produce pink and purple blossoms in spring.
Classic climber, with muscular stems and grape-like bunches of pastel coloured blooms in late spring.
With waxy evergreen leaves and rose-like flowers, Camellias burst into colour as winter loosens its grip.
Yellow heads bobbing in the breeze, these flowers carpet the ground as winter ends and spring begins.
Delicate blossoms foreshadow apple-green leaves, these sculptural trees are stunning in spring.
White and green flowers burst into life in midwinter, through even the hardest of frosts.
Run your fingers through these plants to release a rich perfume or pick a few leaves to season a meal.
Whether a formal fountain or wildlife pond, water provides space for tranquility and reflection.
With winter protection and high humidity, these are perfect for tropical plants and propagation.
As morning frosts begin to set in, the leaves of trees and shrubs light up in reds, yellows and oranges.
Sculptural plants with beautiful branches and winter colour bring the darkest days of the year to life.
With wildlife in abundance and a verdant canopy above, the woods are a perfect place to explore.
Bringing a pop of colour to shady woodland glades, these evergreen shrubs flower in spring or summer.
Throughout the year, the fertile beds of the veg patch are where you'll find delicious produce ready to eat.
Bursting back with fresh colour every year, these flower borders are perfect for pollinators.
In summer this grassland habitat is rich with the buzzing of pollinators and packed with beautiful flowers.