The Walled Kitchen Garden

Spring in the Walled Kitchen Garden

Clumber Walled Garden spring blossom © National Trust

Clumber Walled Garden spring blossom

You'll find hundreds of varieties of fruit and vegetables along with herbaceous borders, a rose garden and cut flower borders. It is also home to the longest stretch of glasshouse cared for by the National Trust.

Now open daily, 11am - 3pm until 28 March, then from 29 March to 24 October, 10am - 5pm.  Admission is free for National Trust members and under 16's.

Keep your eyes peeled for the pretty apple blossom this spring and see what our gardeners 'jobs for the week' are on the noticeboard.

Make sure you don't miss...

The Walled Kitchen Garden at Clumber Park tree in blossom © National Trust/Hazel Robinson

  • 130 varieties of rhubarb, the largest collection in the UK
  • 72 varieties of apple that have been awarded National Plant Collection status
  • Reintroduced Pear varieties listed in the diary of a Clumber gardener from 1888

Museum of Gardening Tools

Housed in the old boiler room, fruit store and potting shed, the Museum of Gardening Tools has an interesting display of Clumber Park's original vintage tools - including curiosities such as cucumber straighteners to horses' slippers.

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Chris Margrave, gardener at Clumber Park. © National Trust Images

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