DARK, Bob & Di, (Nicky's Rock Garden Nursery), Hillcrest, Broadhayes, Stockland, Honiton, Devon, EX14 9EH. Rockeries, raised beds, troughs, scree, alpine house, etc. Open daily, but please ring first for personal attention and directions.
Tel: 01404 881213.
FRAMPTON, Betty & Don, Collepardo, 3 Keyberry Park, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 1DF. A ¼ acre town garden very densely planted with a wide variety of alpines, herbaceous, shrubs and trees. Open by appointment. [About a 15 minute walk from Newton Abbot station]. Tel: 01626 354580.
HATCHETT, Mr & Mrs D, 2 Southern Cottages, Lydford, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 4BL. New garden, 600 ft up on the edge of Dartmoor, with troughs, raised beds and a large variety of alpines in the open ground. Plants for sale. Open Tuesdays and Thursdays April to September or by appointment. Please telephone for directions. Tel: 01822 820398.
HERBERT, Mrs Mollie & McKAY, Judy, Yonder Hill, Shepherd's Lane, Colaton Raleigh, Sidmouth, Devon, EX10 0LP. Approx. 2½ acres. A peaceful gardeners paradise set in lovely surroundings. A Plantswoman’s garden with many interesting rare plants, minature pinetum, grass beds, newly planted woodlands, “letter beds”, herbaceous, Eucaluyptus collection, rockeries, loggeries, pebble beds and much more. DIY tea and biscuits. Ample parking. Toilet facilities. Visitors welcome between 30th March and 7th October, 11.00 am to 4.30 pm. Please phone first to visit on days other than those nominated in National Gardens Scheme ‘Yellow Book’. Admission £2 for NGS. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: 01395 567541.
HILL, Robin, Andrews Corner, Belstone, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 1RD. Garden open by appointment and also under the NGS. Tel: 01837 840332.
PLANT WORLD, Ray Brown, St Marychurch Road, Milber, Newton Abbot, South Devon, TQ12 4SE. Open 9.30 - 5.00 pm. daily from April until September inclusive. 4 acre map-of-the-world gardens. Including plants from Japan, Himalaya, Andes and North America. Specialities Aquilegias, Geraniums, Primulas, Gentians, and Campanulas. Also 1 National Primula Collection (NCCPG). On BBC Gardeners World 1993 and 1999. Best seen in May/June.
Tel: 01803 872939.
SQUIRES, Mike and Edna, 1 Feebers Cottage, Westwood, Broadclyst, Exeter, EX5 3DQ. Three quarters acre garden on heavy wet clay but with raised beds for alpines. Something of interest all year but, in winter wellies are required! Nursery and Garden open March/July and September/October on Wednesdays 10.00 – 5.00 Also at weekends or at any time but by prior appointment, please telephone first, and to obtain directions. Tel: 01404 822118.
STEELE, Ray & Anne, Holywell, Bratton Fleming, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 4SD. Ponds, streams, herbaceous borders. Woodland walk for the energetic. Open by appointment, visitors always welcome but please telephone first. Tel: 01598 710213.
STUCKEY, Roger & Brenda, 38 Phillipps Avenue, Exmouth, Devon, EX8 3HZ. Small alpine nursery. Large number of troughs and raised beds. Open at times and dates stated in NGS Yellow Book or by appointment. Please telephone first. E-mail: email@example.com
Tel: 01395 273636.