Collection Details

Meconopsis 'Mrs Jebb'

Geranium phaeum cvs. & primary hybrids NEW


Horticultural collection

Anthony Nichols JP

Leicestershire

Description

The collection is housed in a sloping garden of almost an acre with established trees with shaded borders and island beds on good loam soil – additionally there is a nursery bed for newly obtained or unidentified plants. There are a number of steps and changes of level, but plenty of seating.

Contact

Anthony Nichols JP

Address

The New Barn

92 Newbold Road

Desford

Leicestershire

LE9 9GS

Telephone

07949 082501

E-mail

anthonyrnichols@rocketmail.com

Statistics

1 species
64 cultivars
65 taxa

Best time to view

May-late Jun.

Opening Times

By appt.

Entry

Adults £5.

Directions

Follow signs to Tropical Birdland, Desford from J22 M1. Follow Newbold Road - New Barn is on right hand side inside old farmyard for Gables Farm. 7 miles from Leicester city centre and train station, with decent bus links to Market Bosworth.

  • Dogs Permitted On Leads
  • WC
  • NGS
Geranium phaeum 'Nightshade'
© A Nichols

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