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Gardens to Visit in aid of National Garden Scheme Charities

National Garden Scheme

June openings:

Sun 4th June     55 Dukes Avenue N10    2-6pm

NEW  for 2017. Photographer’s  well designed town garden beautifully planted .Photographic exhibition  of owner’s botanical  photos and prints  ,many based on specimens from her own garden.

Sun   4th June     48 Dukes Ave N10        2-6pm Homemade teas and Plant Sale

A welcome return of   garden to be enjoyed , literally on many levels  . .down to contemplative courtyard, and up to terrace and lawn ,with planting in complementary  colours  …cool  refreshing and inspirational .

Sun 4th June   The Park N6  2.30 -5.30

Established large garden, pond with fish and frogs. Treasure hunt for children with PRIZES .

Sun  4th June   91  Vicars Moor  Lane N21     2-6pm    Homemade teas

Established characterful garden. Full of colour. Stream with home bred carp, pergolas, exotic elements abound in much loved evolving paradise with many places to sit and relax. Featured on SKY TV .

Combine your visit with …….

NEW  for 2017 Sun  4th June 1 Wades Grove  N21       2-6pm  PLANTS for sale and homemade teas.

Tiny secluded space in cul-de-sac planted to encourage wild life. Focus on scented plants, edibles and wall covering . To be featured on forthcoming Chanel 4 TV series.

Sun  4th June   11 Park Ave  North  N8      11.30 am  -6pm   Homemade teas

Exotic T shaped garden …exotic planting replaces Edwardian Orchard.  Dramatic, spiky foliage, palms, agaves, aeoniums cycads and bananas abound  . Explore “round the bend”  from Mediterranean  to Suburban Crouch End .

Sun 11th June  7 the Grove N 8  2-5.30pm     Homemade teas

This half Acre garden has opened for the NGS  for 60 consecutive years. Wild, with meandering paths, planted for year round interest.

Sunday  11th June  12 Warner Rd N8    2-5.30pm  Homemade teas. Plant sale

Featured in The English Garden. Divided into three areas: secluded courtyard, circular lawn with lovely mixed planting, then a kitchen garden with raised beds  and hedgehog  passageway . An inspiring example of what can be achieved in a regular “Back Garden “.

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58 Summerlee Avenue  N2

SUNDAY July   9th   2-6pm  Homemade teas  . Plant sale

Edwina Roberts   is holding a special POP UP event in memory of her late husband Nigel,with whom she created an acclaimed and lovely garden ..winner of SKY TV competition. Full of colour, inspiring planting to attract birds, wildlife and insects.  A pond, rose arch and an abundance of climbers and seating areas to enjoy all aspects of garden

Nigel was a popular allotment holder in Creighton Avenue, gifted “Shed Builder”, stand-up comedian and beloved husband ,father and friend .Happily visitors can still enjoy some of the fruits of his labours.

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