Dyffryn Gardens Experience Day

Booking essential via online shop. Click here for link. Spend the day at Dyffryn Gardens and learn about the magnificent Edwardian gardens from our talented team.

  • Booking not needed

"How to look after trees - from planting to pruning, establishment and maintenance."

As part of a small group you will start the day with a tour of the garden led by Head Gardener Chris Flynn. After, Chris and our tree specialist Rory Ambrose will take you through our arboretum looking at our collection of trees and shrubs.

During the afternoon practical session you will learn the process of pruning and training young trees and how to look after them.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £100.00

The basics

Suitability
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Visitor Reception
What to bring and wear
Suitable clothing for walking and taking part in a few gardening activities
Accessibility
Will involve walking in the gardens with varied incline and surfaces.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
15 June 2017 10:00 - 18:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Dyffryn Gardens
Email
dyffryn@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 02920 593328

Upcoming events

Croquet Taster Day

Mon 01 May 2017
11:00-17:00
Join the Dyffryn Croquet Club on these bank holiday Mondays to have a go at this fun, outdoor sport.

Afternoon Tea

Tue 09 May 2017
14:00-16:00
Enjoy homemade cakes and scones in the Morning Room of Dyffryn House whilst looking out at our blossoming Edwardian gardens.

Orchid Day

Sat 20 May 2017
10:00-17:00
See and purchase beautiful, exotic orchids, meet award-winning botanical artists and hear specialist talks as the Orchid Study Group joins us for this special day.

Bonsai Exhibition

Sat 27 May 2017
10:00-17:00
See all things bonsai at Dyffryn Gardens this spring bank holiday. Watch demonstrations, get some tips and see proof that the best things do come in small packages.

Dyffryn Gardens Experience Day

Thu 15 Jun 2017
10:00-18:00
Booking essential via online shop. Click here for link. Spend the day at Dyffryn Gardens and learn about the magnificent Edwardian gardens from our talented team.

Big Book Weekend

Sat 24 Jun 2017
10:30-16:00
Nothing beats getting lost in a good book in a majestic garden on a summer's day. See what literary gems you can discover in our second-hand book fair. Your kind donations will also help us to raise money for our fountain restoration project.