National Garden Scheme- Haven
27 Aug 2017 - 28 Aug 2017
Haven, 22 Station Road, Minster, Ramsgate, Kent, CT12 4BZ
Award winning 300ft garden, designed in the Glade style, similar to Forest gardening but more open and with use of exotic and unusual trees, shrubs and perennials, with wildlife in mind, devised and maintained by the owner, densely planted in a natural style with stepping stone paths.
Two ponds (one for wildlife, one for fish with water lilies), gravel garden, rock garden, fernery, Japanese garden, cactus garden, hostas and many exotic, rare and unusual trees, shrubs and plants incl tree ferns and bamboos and yr-round colour.
Greenhouse cactus garden (new for 2017).
The garden has proved to be very attractive to wildlife and is visited by large numbers of birds also lizards, grass snakes, frogs, newts, hedgehogs, slow worms, dragon flies, damsel flies and many bees, butterflys and other insects.
Admission £4.00, children free.
Visitors also welcome by arrangement February to November any day or time. 24hrs notice required.