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Open Daily (except Tues), 1pm–5pm, 1 Jun–11 Oct (please see website for special events).

SUSSEX PRAIRIE GARDEN

Partner Garden
Free access for RHS members at selected times

Morlands Farm
Wheatsheaf Road (B2116)
Near Henfield
BN5 9AT

B2116 road (Wheatsheaf Road, aka Albourne Road) between the villages of Henfield and Albourne. Approximately 2 miles from the Henfield end of the road.

8 acres

Tel
01273 495902

Visit website

Admission

Non-member adult £9.

RHS members

Free access (Member 1 only) - applies when open.

National Gardening Scheme dates

Please see NGS website.

Facilities

  • access
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Café
  • Dogs welcome
  • facilities
  • Free carer entry
  • Gift shop
  • Parking
  • Picnics allowed
  • Plants for sale
  • Restaurant
  • Toilets

Features

  • Autumn colour
  • Herbaceous border
  • Pond or lake
  • Prairie/naturalistic planting
  • Sculpture
  • Sub-tropical garden
  • Wildlife planting and features
  • Woodland

About the garden

Owned by
Paul & Pauline McBride

Surrounded by mature oak trees, the eight-acre garden consists of a series of arc-shaped borders planted in the naturalistic style. Small paths within the borders encourage exploration through swathes of Miscanthus, Veronicastrum and Echinacea. Large numbers of plants in impressive drifts are one of the unique features of this garden, as well as the huge variety of unusual grasses and rare perennials.

RHS members receive a 20% discount to the  Plant Fairs in June and September 2020, and on selected events and workshops (see website for details).

Plants of special interest

  • Alliums
  • Asters
  • Begonias
  • Cacti & succulents
  • Clematis
  • Cornus (for winter stems or spring bracts)
  • Dahlias
  • Ferns
  • Fuchsias
  • Grasses
  • Hellebores
  • Hemerocallis
  • Hostas
  • Irises

Get involved

The Royal Horticultural Society is the UK’s leading gardening charity. We aim to enrich everyone’s life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place.