The Hutts 6842

Ripon, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England

Brief Description

The garden lies in a sheltered valley 850 feet above sea level. There are many Himalayan plants and trees, including 700 different types of rhododendron, over 150 types of azalea and 100 different magnolias.

History

The garden was first planted in the early-20th century. The site is now incorporated in The Himalayan Garden, which displays acid-loving plants such as Rhododendrons, Magnolias and Azalias, and has a walled formal garden.

Visitor Facilities

The gardens are open between April and June except on Mondays. Please see: http://www.himalayangarden.com/woodland_garden.html
Features

Plant Environment

  • Rhododendron Garden
  • Plant Type
  • Walk
  • Description: Woodland walks.
Lake
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The gardens are open between April and June except on Mondays. Please see: http://www.himalayangarden.com/woodland_garden.html

Directions

http://www.himalayangarden.com/find_us.html
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Grewelthorpe
History

Period

  • Early 20th Century
References

Contributors

  • Nidderdale AONB Historic Parks and Gardens project