Padlock Croft, West Wratting 4128

West Wratting, England, Cambridgeshire, South Cambridgeshire

Brief Description

Features include glasshouses, a potager and various alpine plants.

Detailed Description

Padlock garden lies above the 350 foot contour line. Here are displayed an extensive range of alpine plants including the National Collection of Campanulas, 176 species and 123 cultivars. Around the glasshouses re-used cold water tanks are used to grow the rarer alpines. The owners have planned a garden to grow plants which require good drainage and have incorporated a screed mount in a tight layout together with a potager with raised beds for vegetables.
Features
Potager, Glasshouse
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • West Wratting
References

Contributors

  • Cambridgeshire Gardens Trust