Open Gardens & Plant Sale in Dulwich Village

Date: Sunday 12 June 2022

On Sunday 12th June 2022, there will be an Open Gardens & Plant Sale from 2pm until 5pm in Dulwich Village, where two private gardens at 103 & 105 Dulwich Village, Dulwich, London, SE21 7BJ are opening to raise funds for St. Christopher’s hospice.  Combined entry: £10 (includes a tea, coffee or cold drink) supervised children entry is free. 103 Dulwich Village: Beautiful garden featuring plants and shrubs, some unusual, chosen for colour and shape throughout the year. Wall decked with varied climbers behind a long, mixed border containing a wide range of herbaceous plants. Spacious child/picnic-friendly lawn. Steps up to a formal lily pond teeming with fish (rudd), newts, frogs, dragonflies and other wildlife. The pond is surrounded by a paved area and flower beds filled with old roses and other colourful plants. Victorian-style greenhouse with vegetable and soft fruit area beyond. Teas on the lawn to the accompaniment of the delightful Colomb Street Wind Ensemble. (Gate to 105 next door). 105 Dulwich Village: A very pretty flower-lover’s garden with blue and white planting round a formal goldfish pond. Glorious colours elsewhere to attract bees and butterflies. Lots of old-fashioned roses, fine delphiniums, many unusual perennials and planters full of jolly annuals. Ancient mulberry tree. Attractive early C20th greenhouse. Lawns, shrubbery. Waterfall and pond with newts and other wildlife including leeches (children need to be supervised here). Innovative squirrel and parakeet-proof bird feeding station for small birds. Please note: no dogs or wheelchairs.  Please bring a bag if you’re buying plants.  Train: North Dulwich or West Dulwich then 10-15 mins walk.  Tube/Bus: Brixton then P4 bus, alight at Dulwich Picture Gallery stop.  For more information, please click here.

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