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The Windrow

Derby Parks Volunteers have built a windrow to separate the hydrangea garden from the neighbouring woodland and, in doing so, have created interesting real estate for any curious bug, bird... Read more

A Mosaic for Darley Park

A mosaic has been commissioned for Darley Park.  It’s to be placed in the hydrangea garden and will reflect, after having consulted with park users, all the experiences, feelings... Read more

Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Queen Elizabeth’

Happy 90th Birthday.  21 April 2016 Read more

Open Day 2016

This year’s open day is Sunday, 7th August 2016.  We’ll be there from 10am to 3pm with guided tours at 11am and 2pm. Read more

The 2016 Season

The new season will kick off on 1st March when we’ll be pruning the paniculatas and aroborescens.  They appreciate and flower much better after what seems like a drastic... Read more