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From its iconic Dry Garden to exciting new features, our Essex garden goes from strength to strength. From its iconic Dry Garden to exciting new features, our Essex garden goes from strength to strength.
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Our Reading Room at Hyde Hall welcomes all garden visitors, and aims to inform and inspire everyone with an interest in gardening.
Located in the old farmhouse at Hyde Hall we have all the latest books on practical gardening, garden design, botanical art, garden history, wildlife gardening, plant hunting and much more.
We also keep a good selection of the major gardening magazines and a collection containing more than 1,000 books and 40 current gardening magazines for your reference.
Contact the enquiry team at Hyde Hall with library enquiries.
Opening hours are variable. Please ring the garden before you visit.
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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.