seen by thousands of visitors a year the beautiful gardens at bide a wee cottage have been crafted out former sandstone quarry over last 25 years see hundreds varieties ferns shrubs perennials and grasses including national collection centaurea you will find plenty to inspire.
A garden in an old stone quarry with good planting and stonework made by mark robson landscape architect. Bide a wee cottage garden morpeth northumberland 151 likes 4 talking about this 43 were here a two acre quarry national collection holder. Address stanton netherwitton morpeth northumberland england ne65 8pr opening times late april to august saturday and wednesday open 130pm 5pm website visit the bide a wee cottage gardens. Get one free entry with full paying adult your gardeners world magazine 2 for 1 card valid at 424 gardens. Bide a wee cottage garden admission charge is a non profit making and so we make small for to the grounds which used develop gardens future visitors directions in stanton near netherwitton morpeth area of northumberland.
If you are visiting northumberland then a visit to the bide a wee cottage gardens must for all those that enjoy and imaginative planting contain huge variety of perennials shrubs grasses ferns planted in formal informal style . Bide a wee cottage gardens it also will feature picture of sort that might be observed in the gallery gardens collection comprising chosen and best among others. Bide a wee cottage is a real plants mans garden 2018 open from mid april see website for details of days and times adjacent nursery specializing in unusual perennials ferns grasses all tried tested the. The garden borders at bide a wee cottage are absolutely packed with plants it is real plantsmans containing many unusual and rare pond sits bottom of quarry wall which covered ferns such as wonderful harts tongue fern asplenium scolopendrium sensitive fern onoclea sensibilis. Bide a wee cottage garden may be small but in my opinion it is one of the best gardens i have ever visited uk peaceful and very beautiful with a lushness that far surpasses larger more well known northumberland.
Ta daa bide a wee cottage garden and nursery came highly commended in the small visitor attraction category at first ever northumberland tourism.