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Rookwood Garden near Newbury

Rookwood Garden, near Newbury

Rookwood's hidden gem of a garden opens up to reveal surprises around every corner throughout the seasons.

Rookwood's hidden gem of a garden opens up to reveal surprises around every corner. You will find colour from spring tulips and crocus to bananas, palms and Cannas in autumn.

Seasonal highlights:

- Crocus beds, daffodils and tulip borders, Lysichiton, Iris, foxgloves,

Early/mid Summer - Peony border, Rose arbors, Wisteria, clematis, honeysuckle, Allium, Camassia

Late summer -  lilies, montbretia water lilies

Autumn -  Liquidamber, acer, late flowering roses

Year round interest:
Terracing with flights of steps, bridges, ponds, cascade, kitchen garden with raised beds, woven willow tunnel, Arbor with urn on pedestal.

Special trees: Variegated oak, variegated Liriondendron, Pseudopanax ferox, secret garden surrounded by a copper beech hedge

Arrangements - Rookwood offers catered visits with lunch or tea/coffee and a conducted tour of the garden for parties of 8 to 45 guests.

Access - car parking on site or coach drop off/collection adjacent to the garden; or 3.5 miles by taxi from Newbury station
Restricted disabled access.


  • Telephone: 01488 608676
  • E-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


  • Street: Rookwood Farmhouse
  • Postcode: RG20 8JX
  • City: Newbury
  • County: Berkshire


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