Collection Details

Meconopsis 'Mrs Jebb'

Echium spp. & cvs. from the Macronesian Islands


Linda Heywood

Nottinghamshire

Description

Collection displayed within a historic 18th Century walled garden (currently under renovation) adjacent to Thoresby Hall. Echium species on display in mixed herbaceous borders and containers. Parking, refreshments & toilets at Thoresby Court only - follow signs to Echium Garden, only a short walk away. No parking directly outside the gardens, limited disabled access.

Contact

Mrs Linda Heywood

Address

The Echium Garden & Nursery

Thoresby Walled Garden

Thoresby Park

Nr Ollerton

Nottinghamshire

NG22 9EP

Telephone

07957 602073

E-mail

echiumworld@gmail.com

Website

www.echiumworld.co.uk

Statistics

17 species
2 cultivars
30 taxa

Best time to view

May-Jun.

Opening Times

Public open days from April (as advertised on website) or by appt. Groups welcome.

Entry

Adults £3, children free.

Directions

Use NG22 9EP for SatNav for the main Thoresby Park entrance. From Nottingham take A614 - at Ollerton roundabout take turning to A1 - in 2 miles turn L at Thoresby roundabout - continue 1 mile, turn L for Gallery & Courtyard.

Open Days

Sunday 31 May 2020 10.00am - 4.00pm
  • Dogs Permitted On Leads
  • WC
  • Light Refreshments
  • Mail order
  • NGS
  • Parking
  • Plant sales
  • Talks
Echium candicans
© L Heywood

Our partners

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Conserving the diversity of garden plants

eg: plant genus, common name, county, collection holder name.