Spring gardens near Plymouth

Take your pick of gardens near Plymouth all filled with colour in the seasons and rooted in history.

The Mother Orchard with hand sculpture and apples in autumn at Cotehele, Cornwall

Early autumn in Cotehele's garden

You'll find colour and beauty in Cotehele garden in all seasons, as different areas take turns to shine as the year progresses.

The colourful Summer border at Saltram

Spring garden at Saltram 

Saltram’s garden bursts into colour in the spring, thanks to the herbaceous border that comes to life in June. There are many impressive ancient and exotic trees and plants are woven into the fabric of the garden and it’s winding paths to meander through and admire.

Looking over the Elizabethan Garden at Buckland Abbey

A garden to relax in

Enjoy moments of peace in the beautiful gardens at Buckland Abbey

Families admiring daffodils under the walnut tree

Garden waking up for spring

Relax in the beautiful gardens at Antony, at their best in spring and autumn.

Lanhydrock spring flowers

Signs of spring in Lanhydrock's garden

A garden for all seasons, there's something blooming at Lanhydrock at all times of the year. What plants make spring special here?