See the last of the autumn colour around Plymouth

Autumn is always full of spectacular reds, yellows and ambers. Here are a few ideas of places to discover some of the last bits of autumn colour in a garden near Plymouth.

Golden tree in autumn at Cotehele, Cornwall

Autumn colour at Cotehele

Cotehele is full of the colours of autumn. The planting in the garden looks beautiful at this time of year and there's the woodland walk by the Chapel-in-the-wood and along Morden Stream to the mill too.

Relax in the garden at Buckland Abbey

Relaxing in the garden at Buckland Abbey 

Buckland's kitchen garden and Cider House garden are a riot of colour all year round, and the Elizabethan garden offers stunning views of the Abbey. See what's looking at its best, and ideas of where to find the best spots to admire the scenery.

Lanhydrock Autumn avenue

Autumn highlights at Lanhydrock

Take a walk or cycle through the incredible landscape of orange and gold this autumn. Jump in crunchy leaves, discover shiny conkers and enjoy invigorating fresh air with all the family.

The orangery set behind green grass and autumn leaves

Early autumn in the garden at Saltram 

Senior Gardener Martin shares why the rusty shades of Autumn arrive a little later than usual at Saltram.