Our best spring gardens

Shake off those winter blues and lift your spirits in a garden fresh with spring.

Cherry blossom tree at Wightwick Manor and Gardens, West Midlands

Spring gardens at Acorn Bank, Cumbria 

Stroll amongst wild flowers and orchards at Acorn Bank in Cumbria.

The Pillar Garden at Hidcote, Gloucestershire, in May

Spring gardens at Hidcote, Gloucestershire 

At Hidcote, Gloucestershire, you'll find a host of flowers and trees in bloom.

An Old Pheasant's Eye narcissi in May at Erddig, Wrexham, Wales

Spring gardens at Erddig, Wales 

You'll find swathes of daffodils in the orchard and along the banks of the canal at Erddig.

View of various types of 'auricula primulas' on the shelves in the Auricula 'Theatre'

Spring gardens at Calke Abbey, Derbyshire 

At Calke Abbey, Derbyshire, you can enjoy woodland and wild flowers throughout the gardens and estate.

Visitor in the garden in summer at Cotehele, Cornwall.

Spring gardens at Cotehele, Cornwall 

In the spring at Cotehele, an acre of meadow becomes a sea of daffodils.

Abundance of brightly coloured tulips with an ornamental white bench on the top terrace in April at Sizergh Castle, Cumbria

Spring gardens at Cliveden, Buckinghamshire 

At Cliveden in Buckinghamshire, there's a dazzling display of colour with spring flowerbeds and a six acre Parterre.

Daffodils and blossom in the Wall Garden in April at Nymans, West Sussex

Spring gardens at Nymans, West Sussex 

Visit Nymans in West Sussex to see magnolias and cherry blossom take over the garden.

The spring planting of red, orange and yellow tulips, euphorbia and wallflowers in the Cottage Garden at Sissinghurst Castle Garden, Kent

Spring gardens at Sissinghurst Castle, Kent 

Discover the best spring gardens to enjoy at our places across the U.K. Visit Sissinghurst Castle, Kent, to see the cottage garden, woodland and orchard in bloom.

Azaleas, rhododendron and tulips in the garden at Quarry Bank Mill, Styal, Cheshire

Spring gardens at Quarry Bank Mill, Cheshire 

At Quarry Bank Mill colourful, fragrant flowers fill the garden in the spring.

Detail of meconopsis, blue poppies in the walled garden at Rowallane, Co Down, Northern Ireland

Spring gardens at Rowallane Garden, County Down 

There's a riot of colour to be found at Rowallane Garden, County Down.

Barrington Court estate, Somerset

Spring gardens at Barrington Court, Somerset 

At Barrington Court, Somerset, you'll find old orchards filled with blossom.

Apple blossom on an old tree in May in the gardens at Llanerchaeron, near Aberaeron, Ceredigion, Wales

Spring gardens at Llanerchaeron, Ceredigion  

Visit Llanerchaeron to see the grounds in bloom and some new arrivals at the Home Farm.

Cherry blossom tree at Wightwick Manor and Gardens, West Midlands

Spring gardens at Wightwick Manor, West Midlands 

Spring at Wightwick Manor means budding plants in the Edwardian garden and a cherry tree in full bloom.