Scotland’s Gardens - Thorntree

Scotland’s Gardens - Thorntree is a charming garden with views from Ben Lomond to Ben Ledi.

Scotland’s Gardens - Thorntree

About Scotland’s Gardens - Thorntree

DESCRIPTION
The amazing views from Ben Lomond, to Ben Ledi and on to Stirling sold Thorntree to Carol and Mark 25 years ago. The garden evolved trying to keep a "cottage" feel. Carol sold old silver never used in years to build the dry stone wall. An apple arch was given to Mark to encourage him into the garden. The lawns are mown like a bowling green (or to a millimetre) by Mark. The courtyard includes flower beds. The saltire bed was designed in 2002 when Carol stopped growing dried flowers in a 20x20m square. The slightly sunken bed, all that they inherited on arrival, now holds Meconopsis. And so it evolves, Carol is now making a wooded area filled with primroses and Martagon lilies. Do come and see!

OPENING:
Sunday 24 June, 2pm - 5pm (2018)
By arrangement 1 April - 15 October (2018)

DIRECTIONS
A811. In Arnprior take Fintry Road, Thorntree is second on the right.

BENEFICIARIES
Forth Driving Group RDA receives 60%, the net remaining to SG Beneficiaries

FEATURES & CATERING
Disabled Access

OTHER DETAILS
There may be coffee/teas and a biscuit on the 24th June, if the weather is fine. Plants for sale throughout the year.

CONTACT
Mark and Carol Seymour
Arnprior
FK8 3EY
Call 01786 870710
email: info@thorntreebarn.co.uk

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