Shopping at Sissinghurst Castle Garden
No trip to Sissinghurst would be complete without stopping by our shop. From tasty treats and a wonderful array of gifts to the new garden inspired books; Sissinghurst The Dream Garden and The National Trust School of Gardening we're sure there's something for all the family.
Sissinghurst The Dream Garden by Tim Richardson
In the most up to date book currently available about this iconic garden Tim Richardson takes the reader on a tour, offering a comprehensive guide and exploring its design, planting and history. Detailed plans pinpoint the locations of individual roses in both the Rose garden and the White Garden as well as a chapter on the newly restored Delos Garden created by Dan Pearson. Tim also explains for the first time how literature and specifically Vita’s intimate friendship with Virginia Woolf influenced the creation of the garden’s unique atmosphere.
This is a once in a generation exploration of a magnificent, iconic garden – its history, its meaning and its relevance to visitors and gardeners today.
The National Trust School of Gardening by Rebecca Bevan
The National Trust cares for hundreds of beautiful gardens of every imaginable shape and size across Britain, from the internationally renowned and the grandest country estates to the smallest cottage gardens. National Trust gardeners receive countless questions from visitors about the plants they grow and techniques that can be tried at home, and this in-depth, easy-to-follow guide shares their wisdom, providing all the answers.
Written by expert gardener Rebecca Bevan, with the help of National Trust gardeners, it offers clear and practical advice for garden development. From herbaceous borders and bountiful bedding to sustainable gardening, each chapter provides snippets of 300 years of horticultural history, examples of best practice from National Trust gardens, and unique gems of wisdom.
This book is packed with stunning images of a multitude of gardens to inspire both keen novices and experienced amateurs. All the topics covered are easily applicable to private gardens, helping to enrich even the tiniest of urban spaces.
Gifts and treats
Working with specialist producers, our fruity jams, tasty curds, crunchy biscuits and very quaffable wines are all locally sourced, UK-made and completely moreish. So if you’re looking for food and drink gifts, wine gifts, food hampers or just something delicious for your own table, there should be something to tempt your tastebuds.
Create a space you’ll love to spend time in. From stylish throws, cushions and artisan bowls to kitchen accessories and home baking essentials, there’s something for every home and kitchen, as well as great new home gifts.
From specially-designed scarves to clever foldable shoppers with our unique prints, contemporary bags or timeless leather gloves, our range is full of stylish options. Discover women’s and men’s accessories and with clothing as well, you’re sure to find the perfect gift for a friend or treat for yourself.
Don't miss the plant shop in the old dairy near the car park which caters to all your gardening needs with tools, decorative items and most importantly a wide range of plants most of which are propergated or grown on by our skilled on site nursery team.