Winter in the garden

The new year has arrived and the garden now provides a tranquil haven for visitors and wildlife alike. Take some time out for a refreshing stroll and enjoy the sights and smells of the season.

Snowdrops

Emerging snowdrops

Spot beautiful drifts of snowdrops alongside the magnificent stumpery garden, the home of evergreen ferns and spring flowering bulbs. Head to The Knoll in the woodland garden for the first glimmers of spring from delicate winter aconites and snowdrops to colourful bluebells and wood anenomes.

A red stems of the cornus in the Orangery garden

Brightly coloured cornus stems

Rich red cornus stems sing out from the lakeside and can be seen from the driveway approach.

Overbecks Cyclamen

Cyclamen

Cyclamen grace the knoll and sit jewel-like amongst the fallen leaves.

Pink double hellebores in spring garden at Charlecote

Hellebores

Hellebores are a delight to see in shades of pinks, greens and whites, some double, some mottled.

Male hawfinch at Sizergh

Hawfinch spotting

Wrap up warm, bring your keen eyes and ears and challenge yourself to spot the elusive Hawfinch with the help of our rangers.