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Dove Cottage Nursery and Garden

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Thank you Gardeners World!

Following the TV review of this place we went to see it for ourselves and were very impressed with... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
Lincoln, United Kingdom

Great place for plants, planting advice and general atmosphere. My go-to place for perennials. Been... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
Dai D
Hebden Bridge
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Dove Cottage Nursery Nursery Shibden Shibden Hall Road, Halifax HX3 9XA, England
+44 1422 203553
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

Following the TV review of this place we went to see it for ourselves and were very impressed with the gardens which are packed with a fantastic selection of plants and are a joy to walk around. Most of the plants are available in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LincolnshireExplorer
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Great place for plants, planting advice and general atmosphere. My go-to place for perennials. Been on Gardeners World several tomes now, and you’ll appreciate why if and when you visit.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dai D
Reviewed 22 July 2018

What a great little nursery and loverly garden Not a big car park, so just as easy to park on the street and walk up the drive Very nice garden, and some great planting ideas as well, the man on the gate to the garden...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Chalkmanvid
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Having seen Carol Klein visit this garden on Gardeners World I just had to see it. It was everything I'd hoped it would be and more. We used our 2 for 1 Gardeners World discount card so gained entrance for just £3.50 for two. We...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank BoltonLass3
Reviewed 6 June 2018

I've wanted to visit the garden at Dove Cottage for a couple of years, having been there once to buy plants and learning that between June and September they open the garden to the public. We were given a booklet with information about the plants...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank Stargazer065
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We were not dis appointed, friendly staff, easy to get around garden beds, and a beautiful display of typical British flowers and ground cover. Would have liked to taken some different. Flowers. Home with us, but not. possible due to Australian quarantine laws, have to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Bill D
Reviewed 15 January 2018

I visited with my Mum in late August. Difficult to find, but well worth tracking down. Lovely to find a nursery where the focus is flowers and where you can purchase what you see growing in the well designed garden and get good advice from...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Sally T
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Visited following seeing it on Gardener's world, impressive planting of perennials and grasses, but this is a small garden and does not take long to walk round it, not worth £3.50 admission in our opinion, seen better gardens as part of the National Garden Scheme...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Brenda R
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Saw this on gardeners world and decided to visit. The garden wasn't as big as I thought it would be , but when wandering around the layout and planting made it feel huge. It was crammed with flowers and sort of dis-organised, yet it felt...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank simmoj100
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Saw this garden on Gardeners World and found it was near to our home and decided to have a look.Was very interesting love all the different plants that you don't find in other garden centers.Good plants to buy and the owner very knowledgeable.

Date of experience: August 2017
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