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RHS Garden Harlow Carr

Location: Harrogate

Postcode: HG3 1QB

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Nestled within the scenic spa town of Harrogate, RHS Garden Harlow Carr offers a serene botanical sanctuary, brimming with diverse plant life, innovative designs, and lush landscapes. A visit here is a rejuvenating escape into nature's embrace, unveiling the boundless beauty and secrets of the plant kingdom.

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  • RHS Garden Harlow Carr
    Description

    RHS Garden Harlow Carr, spanning 58 acres, is a captivating garden that seeks to push the boundaries of design and planting styles, providing inspiration and ideas for all garden lovers. With its variety of landscapes including woodlands, meadows, and water bodies, it encapsulates the diverse beauty of Yorkshire’s landscapes.

    Visitors can explore the lush and imaginative gardens which are home to a vast array of plant species, each meticulously cared for by dedicated horticulturists. The garden’s year-round program of events, workshops, and educational initiatives ensures a rich and engaging experience for visitors of all ages.

    The Alpine House is a notable feature, showcasing a collection of alpine plants in a carefully controlled environment. The Main Borders offer a spectacular display of colour and texture with their mix of perennial and woody plants. The Kitchen Garden demonstrates practical and sustainable methods for growing fruits, vegetables, and herbs.

    To make the visit even more delightful, Betty’s Café Tea Rooms offers delectable refreshments, allowing visitors to savour mouth-watering treats while soaking in the stunning garden views.

    RHS Garden Harlow Carr is more than just a garden; it’s a living, breathing exhibition of the wonders of nature, filled with educational opportunities, aesthetic delights, and inspirational ideas. Whether you are a seasoned horticulturist, a gardening enthusiast, or just a lover of natural beauty, Harlow Carr promises a memorable experience imbued with the enduring charm of the Yorkshire landscape.

  • Highlights
    Not to be missed when visiting

    Alpine House: Home to a fascinating array of alpine plants, showcasing their unique beauty and adaptability.

    Main Borders: A spectacular display of diverse plants, offering a riot of colour and texture throughout the seasons.

    Kitchen Garden: A practical demonstration of sustainable fruit, vegetable, and herb growing.

    Woodland Walks: A chance to wander through serene woodlands and witness the region’s native flora and fauna.

    Betty’s Café Tea Rooms: A delightful spot to enjoy a range of delicious refreshments amidst the garden’s beauty.

    Events and Workshops: A varied program of activities designed to educate and entertain visitors about the world of horticulture.

    Streamside: One of the UK’s longest streamside gardens, boasting a range of plants thriving in damp conditions.

    Wildflower Meadows: Vibrant meadows teeming with native wildflowers, providing important habitats for local wildlife.

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