Projects

Makeover for the mount

The mount at Nymans © NT/Nymans

The mount at Nymans

Thanks to raffle sales in 2013 plans are now afoot for replacing the structure on top of the mount this autumn.

New-look for the knot garden

During 2012 the garden team carried out a new design in the knot garden. New box hedging has been planted up with a colourful selection of late-flowering and insect-friendly plants.

Plans for the quarry pit

Over autumn and winter we'll be taking a fresh look at the quarry pit at the top of the garden. With walkways, new plants and improved access to the area it's shaping up to be an exciting project.

The Wilson 50 collection

This autumn we'll be moving the Wilson 50 collection of azaleas to a new home in the garden.

Discover more garden projects underway at Nymans.

  • A touch of Italy in the sunk garden at Nymans

    At Nymans we're redesigning our sunk garden. This part of the garden was relatively hidden by a dense ring of overgrown camellias. The new design brings an Italian charm to a rather neglected part of Nymans. Work is under way and will continue until spring 2013.

  • Creating the new tennis lawn border at Nymans

    The tennis lawn border at Nymans has been redesigned during 2011 by Issie, our third year Careership who graduated this summer. Her brief was to create an exciting design using plants from the Mediterranean climates of the world that would thrive on this hot south-facing site. Issie has spent the duration of her time at Nymans researching and planning this p…

  • All year round interest for the Nymans rock garden

    We're working on all year round interest in the Nymans rock garden with stunning acers and striking seed heads and a spectacular spring bulbs collection.

  • Project update on the sunken rock garden

    Flic Archer, a student NT gardener, is overseeing a significant project in the rock garden at Nymans as part of her training.

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