Date/Time Event
07/02/2018 - 31/03/2018
All Day
Snowdrop Festival

Pembury House, Ditching Road (New Road) Clayton, Hassocks

February and March

Admission £9/children free. Visitors welcome by arrangement

Around 100 gardens in the National Garden Scheme are opening as part of its Snowdrop Festival and Pembury House is one of them. Its two-acre country garden, with winding paths, has snowdrops and hellebores and visitors can enjoy views of the South Downs National Park.

Phone 01273 842805 or visit

10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Getting the Garden Ready

Great Dixter, Northiam, Rye

Monday February 19, 10am-4.30pm


Great Dixter’s head gardener Fergus Garrett takes participants on a look behind the scenes at the preparation and planning that happens to get such a complex garden ready through the winter for spring and summer. During this in-depth ‘how to’ event, there will be a look t the garden timetable. composting and soil preparation, weeding, thinning out of self-sowers, working off boards, splitting, dividing and planting self-sowers, timing of seed sowing and pricking out, choosing annuals and pruning. Refreshments and lunch are included.

Phone 01797 252878 or visit