Formal gardens and a Walnut arboretum in the Cotswolds.
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Upton Wold is open to the public and viewings are by arrangement.
Car park (free)
The 608 bus route connects to Broadway, though there is a walk along a busy ‘A’ road with no pavement. From Broadway, buses connect to the train station at Evesham (12 miles away).
Lunches and teas for more than eight people can be arranged. Also there are many wonderful places to have a picnic with breathtaking views.
Rich with the heady scent of summer, these traditional flowers come in many beautiful varieties.
With grass at your feet and fruit ripening above, this shady spot is perfect for a hot summer day.
Classic climber, with muscular stems and grape-like bunches of pastel coloured blooms in late spring.
Grand specimen trees and shrubs standing proud in parkland or woodland settings.
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.
Geometric shapes and smartly clipped hedges, with flowers lined up in neat rows like soldiers on parade.
Sheltered from winter winds and balmy in springtime, walls create a microclimate perfect for gardening.
With wildlife in abundance and a verdant canopy above, the woods are a perfect place to explore.
At the tail end of winter through into spring, the boughs of Cherry trees are heavy with beautiful flowers.
Not far from the kitchen table, this well-tended garden is home to plenty of garnishes and salads.
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.