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The English Garden Tour: Garden 5, Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The Flowers of Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The Flowers of Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The Driveway to Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The Driveway to Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

Light Display in Entryway of Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

Creative Light Display in Entryway of Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The National Gardens Schemes in Warninglid were very organized. Upon arrival and missing the parking lot, (mostly because I wasn’t expecting one) the gardens on tour were marked with yellow balloons and yellow signs. We walked into the first garden at the Wealden House and paid the fee of 5 pounds per person and received two maps. One, of all the gardens on the tour and their locations, and one of the Wealden House. The 5 pounds covered the entry fee into all eight gardens. What a bargain!!!

The Wealden House Garden is at the end of The Street and anchors the village. It comprises 4.5 acres of contrasting features, meandering pathways, natural woodlands, herbaceous borders and wild flowers, a koi carp pond and a vegetable garden. I loved the shade of pink on the house too! The owner and her son were there to greet us and answer any questions we had. Let’s go explore this garden!

The Meet and Greet Table at Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The Meet and Greet Table at Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The Wealden House Garden Map, Warninglid, Sussex

The Wealden House Garden Map, Warninglid, Sussex

I loved the colors and mixture of plants here!

Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

Flowers Along the Entry, Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

Flowers Along the Entry, Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The Entryway to your garden makes the very first impression of the garden. Walking up the smooth sloped driveway to the house, is an assortment of flowers and interesting light effects. At the top, near the house, is a focal point of greenery and flowers creating a beautiful driveway entrance.

A Grouping of Flowers in the Driveway Arrangement, Wealden House, Sussex

A Grouping of Flowers in the Driveway Arrangement, Wealden House, Sussex

Neat and tidy rules the garden!

The Entryway Garden, Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The Entryway Garden, Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

Layered areas of varied plants and bushes add interest to the storage areas of Wealden House.

The Storage Areas of Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The Storage Areas of Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

I loved the pink color and gingerbread trim on the Wealden House!

The Back of Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex,

The Back of Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex,

The Back of Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex,

The  Sweeping Lawn at the Back of Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex,

Sometimes you find blooms in unexpected spots! Why not?

Bloom Where You are Planted! Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

Bloom Where You are Planted! Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

Bloom Where You are Planted! Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

Bloom Where You are Planted! Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The Back Garden at Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The Back Garden at Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The Koi Pond Adds Dimension and Interest, Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The Koi Pond Adds Dimension and Interest, Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The Koi Pond Adds Dimension and Interest, Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The Koi Pond Adds Dimension and Interest, Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The Koi Pond Adds Dimension and Interest, Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The Koi Pond, Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex

The sweeping lawn had diverse, definitive borders leading to a vegetable garden and further afield the Woodland Garden.

Variety of Color in the Border of the Garden, Wealden House, Sussex

Variety of Color and Height in the Border of the Garden, Wealden House, Sussex

Variety of Color in the Border of the Garden, Wealden House, Sussex

Variety of Color and Texture in the Border of the Lawn, Wealden House, Sussex

Entry into The Woodland Garden

Entry into The Woodland Garden

The Movable Chicken Pen

The Movable Chicken Pen Near the Vegetable Garden

The treehouse is the perfect spot to hideout and dream!

The TreeHouse in the Woodland Garden, Wealden House, Warninglid

The TreeHouse in the Woodland Garden, Wealden House, Warninglid

Somehow I created a Monet with my camera! I focused on the lovely pink and green colors of the garden! See you in the next garden tomorrow!

My Monet

My Monet

 

6 Responses to “The English Garden Tour: Garden 5, Wealden House, Warninglid, Sussex”

  1. ChristineR

    Another lovely garden, I feel my creative juices turning green. I tend to plant and forget, so I have a high death rate if I plant anything finicky. I love the Monet, too. I’m glad you included it. 🙂

    Reply
  2. CadyLuck Leedy

    Christine if I had been trying to do that when taking a picture it would never have worked! It was a total fluke and I just loved it!

    Reply
  3. Doug Warren

    It’s amazing how many interesting gardens you were able to see. It looks like your planning was very well done and enabled you to maximize your trip.

    Reply

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