Prairie Gardens and Grasses

prairie gardens

Prairie Gardens and grasses have come into fashion over recent years probably inspired by Piet Oudolf although before this Neil Lucas of Knoll Gardens in Dorset, was already winning medals for his grasses at the Chelsea Flower Show. There is no doubt that prairie gardens can loook amazing also attracting insects and butterflys.
Prairie Gardens are great to visit if you are consdering adding grasses to your garden but be careful some can become very invasive.
We will be adding more places to visit over the coming months but you can also use our search facility at the top of the page.


Brightwater Garden, Saxby

Brightwater Gardens, Saxby

Lincolnshire, This 21st century garden will interest every visitor within its 8 acres - yew hedging and walls enclose magical garden rooms full of roses and herbaceous plants.

Cambo Gardens, near St Andrews

Fife, Cambo has a lovely walled garden with all year interest at Cambo Gardens. One of our favourite British Gardens and a must visit.

cambo gardens

The Goltho Garden

Goltho Gardens, near Market Rasen

Lincolnshire, The garden boasts a long grass walk flanked by abundantly planted mixed borders, from which a network of paths and walkways meander.

Knoll Garden and Nursery in Dorset

Knoll Gardens and Nursery, near Wimborne

Dorset, Whatever the season, there is visual interest aplenty at Knoll Gardens.

The Grasses at Lady Farm Garden

Lady Farm Gardens, near Bristol

Somerset, Lady Farm garden has really been making a name for itself over recent years.

East Ruston Old Vicarage Garden

Old Vicarage, East Ruston

Norfolk, Alan Gray and Graham Robeson designed this lovely garden at East Ruston Old Vicarage without any assistance.

Pensthorpe Gardens

Pensthorpe Gardens near Fakenham

Norfolk, The Millennium Garden at Pensthorpe Wildfowl Park is a great place to visit for ideas

Scampston Hall and Gardens

Scampston Hall and Gardens

Yorkshire, An inspired contemporary garden in Yorkshire , newly planted in the 4½ acre 18th Century walled garden at Scampston and opened to the public for the first time in 2004.

Sussex Prairie Garden

Sussex Prairies Garden

Sussex, Sussex Prairie Garden of approx 6 acres planted in a naturalistic style using 30,000 plants of 600 different varieties.

Tremenheere Sculpture Garden

Tremenheere Sculpture Garden near Penzance

Cornwall, A wonderful garden and must visit if you are in Cornwall