The formal sections of these gardens, hidden away behind the house, are probably the best-kept secret of Corsham Court. ... More
Corsham Court Gardens
The formal sections of these gardens, hidden away behind the house, are probably the best-kept secret of Corsham Court. They're well worth finding though, particularly for fans of Capability Brown and Humphrey Repton, both of whom worked on the designs. The gardens feature herbaceous borders, a rose garden, a lily pool, secluded gardens, sweeping lawns with splendid specimen trees - and the famous Corsham peacocks, strutting and screaming!
Royal Botanic Garden includes cycads (plants from the dinosaur era) and Britain's tallest palm trees. In the rock garden, there
are marsh orchids, campanulas and lilies. The Pringle Chinese Collection, an unrivaled assembly of wild origin Chinese plants, grow ...
Oakley Court Hotel is one of the country's most prestigious country house hotels. Believed to have been used as the
English Headquarters of the French resistance during World War II, this truly outstanding and distinctive hotel boasts a range ...
This garden, created in 1673, was initially intended for the study of plants for medicinal purposes. The Chelsea Physic Garden
is therefore home to a seed exchange system and is geared towards preserving the diversity of plants that can ...