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The Lakeland Horticultural Society Garden at Holehird (Mees)

The Lakeland Horticultural Society, Mr S Mees

Holehird Gardens

Patterdale Road


LA23 1NP

015394 46008
17 acre garden & woodland, ferns in beds against upper fell wall. Disabled access to parts of the garden but not to Polystichum.
Best time to view
Mar & Jul-Sep
Opening Times
Dawn to dusk. NC can be seen at any time during the year as plants are wintergreen. Collection holder commonly present Friday mornings.
Donation (suggested £5) towards upkeep of gardens
A591 Windermere to Ambleside; R at mini-roundabout onto Patterdale Rd, A592; Holehird 1 mile on R.
Anuual membership

Plant Health workshop

Book now for Plant Health workshop -Northumberland 19 Apr 2018. Collection Holders free, members £15. Full day workshop includes talks from: Andrew Kirkwood, Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) and Katy Hayden, Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh.


Donate and support Plant Heritage

"By supporting the Threatened Plants Appeal, you will be instrumental in not only safeguarding it, but also ensuring that our work carries on." Alan Titchmarsh

Alan Titchmarsh

Johnsons Seeds raising money for Plant Conservation

Johnsons Seeds will donate 25p to Plant Heritage from all sales of 'Pink Pearl' - from its new World Botanic Seed Range

World Botanic seed packs
Reg. charity No 1004009/SC041785      Reg Company No. 2222953