Wisbech St Mary’s hidden gardens to be opened to the public this month

PUBLISHED: 10:10 08 June 2017 | UPDATED: 10:10 08 June 2017

Nine private gardens will be opened to the public in Wisbech St Mary on June 18.

Nine private gardens will be opened to the public in Wisbech St Mary on June 18.

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Forget Chelsea – Wisbech St Mary is the place to be for floral displays this summer.

Nine private gardens will be opened to the public in Wisbech St Mary on June 18.Nine private gardens will be opened to the public in Wisbech St Mary on June 18.

Nine village gardens, normally hidden from the public, are to be opened on Sunday June 18.

A spokesman said: “It’s the perfect way to spend Father’s Day - enjoying other’s gardens - without having a do any gardening yourself!

“Great for families, young and old alike, come and get inspired - or just relax!”

Nine private gardens will be opened to the public in Wisbech St Mary on June 18.Nine private gardens will be opened to the public in Wisbech St Mary on June 18.

The gardens will feature 90 different types of hosta, as well as over 300 different cacti and succulents.

As well as the floral displays, live music will be on offer with a performance from the Beauvale Ensemble from 12.30pm.

Entrance, which this year includes the chance to visit Fens Falconry, a free programme and a map, is £4. Accompanied under 16s are free.

For more information, call organisers Jayne and Richard Walpole on 01945 410772 or 07584 341160.


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