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Searching for plants? Worfield Plants is a wholesale nursery providing a wide range of plants to retail outlets but also have three Open weekends each year for the general public. Dates for 2020 will be 25th and 26th April; 27th and 28th June; 29th and 30th August. Opening times are 9.00am to 5.00pm all days. Society members have commented on the high quality of plants available so highly recommended. Their facebook page is:

The Royal Horticultural Society website provides loads of information on RHS gardens, events, education and also has a very extensive plant finder section for help in selecting suitable plants for different locations in your garden.

Each year the Shropshire Historic Churches trust have an open garden scheme to raise money for local churches. Many of these gardens are only open under this scheme and many are  within easy travelling distance of Wolverhampton. The full list can be found on the Trusts website.

Shropshire Historic Churches Trust Open Gardens

Gardeners seeking plants recommended by the RHS website will find an excellent selection at Plant Hunters Fairs. This organisation provide advice to gardeners and the ability to purchase special plants for your garden. The website provides details of their newsletter and calendar of fairs.

2020 Plant Hunters’ Fairs 

Specialist Plant Fairs at Beautiful Gardens and Countryside Locations

Details may change due to prevailing circumstances. Keep up to date at, or follow them on Twitter @plantfairs or Facebook Planthuntersfairs

March 2020
Sun 8 Alderford Lake 10am-4pm
Sat 14 Carsington Water 10am-4pm
Sun 15 Ness Botanic Gardens 10am-4pm
Sat 21 Sugnall Walled Garden 10am-4pm
Sun 22 Donington Le Heath 1620’s House 10am-4pm
Sat 28 Patchings Art Centre 10am-4pm
Sun 29 National Memorial Arboretum 10am-4pm

April 2020
Sat 4 Battlefield 1403 9:30am-4pm
Sun 5 Bramall Hall 10am-4pm
Good Fri 10 Whittington Castle 10am-4pm
Sat 11 Bodenham Arboretum 10am-4pm
Sun/Mon 12 & 13 Dorothy Clive Garden 10am-5pm
Sat 18 Hoghton Tower 10am-4pm
Sun 19 Middleton Hall 9am-4pm
Sat 25 Sandwell Valley Park Farm 10am-4pm
Sun 26 Cholmondeley Castle Gardens 10am-5pm

May 2020
Sat/Sun 2 & 3 Weston Park 10am-5pm
Sat 9 Donington Le Heath 1620’s House 10am-4pm
Sun 10 Adlington Hall 10am-4pm
Sat 16 British Ironwork Centre 10am-4pm
Sun 17 Norton Priory 10am-4pm
Sun 24 Pottertons Alpine Garden 9am-5pm
Mon 25 Carsington Water 10am-4pm
Sun 31 National Memorial Arboretum 10am-4pm

June 2020
Sat/Sun 6 & 7 Hodnet Hall 10am-5pm
Sun 14 Abbeywood Gardens 10am-4pm
Sun 28 Bramall Hall 10am-4pm

July 2020
Sun 5 Cholmondeley Castle Gardens 10am-5pm
Sun 19 Middleton Hall 9am-4pm
Sat 25 National Memorial Arboretum 10am-4pm
Sun 26 British Ironwork Centre 10am-4pm

August 2020
Sun 2 Donington Le Heath 1620’s House 10am-4pm
Sun 9 Southwell Minster Gardens 11am-4pm
Sun 16 Capesthorne Hall 10am-5pm
Sun 23 Carsington Water 10am-4pm
Wed 26 Abbeywood Gardens 10am-4pm
Sun/Mon 30/31 Dorothy Clive Garden 10am-5pm

September 2020
Sat 5 Bodenham Arboretum 10am-4pm
Sun 6 Ness Botanic Gardens 10am-4pm
Sun 13 Weston Park 10am-4pm

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