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The New with the Old

Hydrangea macrophyllas normally flower all at once between July and August and then die back all together between September and October.  Some hydrangea breeders are trying to develop everlasting... Read more

New Welcome Board for Darley Park Gardens

This has been in planning for a number of years now!  Don’t know why it’s taken so long but here it is.  It describes the revival of the Darley... Read more

Hydrangea Derby Stop Press

The gates are now closed, completing a very unusual year which affected us volunteers somewhat but left the hydrangeas completely unaffected.  They were more worried about the late frost... Read more

2020 Green Flag Community Award

The Green Flag Community Award is an annual review, run by Keep Britain Tidy, of the green spaces being maintained and transformed by the community. The criteria includes: is... Read more

2020 Gates Closing. Tuesday, 3 November 2020

The hydrangea season is coming to an end so we are closing the gates of the walled garden on Tuesday, 3 November 2020.  The outer garden stays open all... Read more