Volunteers needed

We are on the lookout for volunteers! Would there be anybody out there who would be able to help with allotment type gardening? We are looking to expand the range of edible plants in the garden [...]


All plants in our plant sales area outside the gift room are now half price. by

New Stock in our Gift Room

Our Gift Room Manager Hazel is always on the look out for new and exciting items to sell in our Gift Room.  At the moment we have a new range of designer jewellery by Kiran Chohan. The jewellery [...]

80th Birthday Celebrations at the Dorothy Clive Garden

This weekend we celebrated Olive’s 80th Birthday Party in our newly refurbished Pavilion.  Everyone had a great time and loved the food.  If you would like to hold a celebration in our [...]

Beetle Mania Trail

We have had a Beetle Trail taking place over the Summer holidays in the Garden.  Children were invited to follow a trail around the garden, collect items and then create their own Beetle.  Below [...]

Re-modelling and Improving Borders

We are currently in the process of re-modelling and improving some of the borders in the garden.  We are visually enhancing and focusing on the mature parrotia (Persian Ironwood) and Acer Campestre. by

Stunning Eucryphia now in bloom

Our beautiful Eucryphia Tree is currently in full bloom and not to be missed.  You can find it on the left hand side of the old drive. The five species of small trees in the genus eucryphia are [...]

Plant Hunters’ Fair

Don’t miss our Plant Hunters’ Fair, taking place from 10am to 5pm on both Sunday 27th and Monday 28th August at the Dorothy Clive Garden. Browse the many stalls provided by top, [...]


In flower now in our Royal Botanic Glasshouse is the Brugmansia also known as (angel’s trumpet). Come and see this evergreen or semi-evergreen shrub which is towering upwards at the back of [...]

Curiosity Corner

We have been kindly donated a number of items that are currently for sale in our Curiosity Corner in the Gift Room. Items include:- Cut Glass Crystal Vintage Crockery Silverware Jam Kettle [...]

Summer Fun now on at the Dorothy Clive Garden

We are hosting an educational family based ‘Beetle Mania’ trail around the garden throughout the school summer holidays inspired by children’s book ‘Beetle Boy’ written by M.G. Leonard, who [...]