Welcome to our Head Gardener’s Journal

In this monthly column, we will share technical aspects of our work and also keep you up to date about ongoing projects. If there is any topic you might want to hear more about, please ask during your next visit!

A Glimpse of the November Garden

Morton Hall Gardens close at the end of September, so that visitors never get the opportunity to enjoy the glorious autumn foliage of our Japanese cherries and acers. As with every good firework display, there is a burst of colour that lasts for a much too short time. However, for a few days in November, the Stroll Garden and the West Garden are clad in yellows, oranges and reds that radiate in the low autumn light.

Autumn foliage in the Stroll Garden and West Garden.