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Mapperton House, Nr Beaminster, Dorset
This large and popular annual Plant Fair is held in the grounds of Mapperton House, near Beaminster. The superb gardens have been voted one of the top 50 gardens in the UK and winner of the Garden of the Year 2020 Historic Houses award and we are very pleased that access to the extensive gardens is included in the entrance price.
The specialist nursery stands will be selling virtually every type of plant for your garden from organic bulbs and vegetable plants, summer tender perennials, ferns and herbaceous perennials. With such a large selection of stands, this popular sale offers a massive choice, great value and is great for plant lovers as well as those who want a ‘Gardeners Day out’ in fantastic surroundings. The Coach House café will be open serving hot drinks and snacks.
Tickets admission is just £5 per person, with free tickets available for under 5’s. Please ensure you include any child tickets for under 5’s in your group booking. Your ticket includes FREE entry to the award-winning gardens.
The fair is an outdoors event and measures will be in place to allow plenty of space around stalls. Social distancing must be always observed to ensure a positive and safe environment for all visitors, stallholders, and helpers. Full Covid guidelines for visitors are displayed on the ticket details. For social distancing, we are allowing 100 visitors to enter every 45 minutes, with a maximum of 5 tickets per online booking.
Click here to purchase your ticket in advance to guarantee entry, onsite tickets for each time slot will only be available if space allows.
6 June 2021 | 10am – 4pm
Admission: £5.00 including admission to the garden.
Beneficial charity – Compassion Matters
Compassion Matters is helping children gain the tools they need to build a more compassionate, less anxious future, post-Covid. The charity believes that every child, whatever their background, needs these tools and offers free help to any school. The course is funded entirely by generous donations from individuals and trusts and is underpinned by research from the Dalai Lama Centre for Compassion.
Plant Fair Stall holders: to be confirmed
Elworthy Cottage Plants – Bee friendly cottage garden perennials grown in peat free compost
European Garden Breaks – Short four day garden breaks to France, Belgium and Holland using local coach company and professional horticulturist
Gardeners Delight Nursery– Potted bulbs, unusual and rare perennials alpines, climbers and hardy nursery stock grown by us in North Devon
Glenholme Herbs– Herb specialist – culinary, medicinal and salads
Growers Organics – certificated organic vegetable and herb plants. Soil association approved
GT Plants – shrubs, climbers and perennials
Hilltop Garden and Nursery – hardy herbaceous plants and garden stone art
In Clover – Rare and choice varieties of native perennials alongside cottage garden favourites. Also hand woven willow structures for house and garden.
Leesa’s Not Just Alpines– Alpines and herbaceous perennials
Longacre plants – A wide range of woodland perennials and ferns with strong emphasis on unusual plants
Magna Metal Craft – rose arches, plant supports etc
Mapperton Nursery – good selection of home grown plants
Mill Cottage Plants – Specialist in Epimediums, Hydrangea and Benton Iris
Millwood Plants – Specialist in Epimediums, Hydrangea and Benton Iris
Mrs Mitchells Kitchen and Garden – Wide selection of cottage garden perennials, both old favourites and recently introduced cultivars. Specialist in paeonies, herbaceous, suffruticase (tree) and Itoh or intersectionals
Northbrook Nursery– Hardy perennials, a good mix of old favourite and unusual varieties
Parks Perennials – Perennial garden plants including irises, thalictrum, anemone and grasses
Peake Perennials– Specialist in tall and unusual hardy perennials
Potwell Nurseries – Perennials, bedding and vegetable plants
Spring Meadow Nursery – Hardy azaleas, camellias, bay trees, olives and wide selection of perennials and patio plants.
Triffids Nursery– early flowering bulbs, snowdrops and shade loving perennials
Wild Thyme – Wild flowers and fragrant shrubs, perennials and roses