Hogsback Open Gardens Spring Festival
Fridays to Sundays from 22 October – 14 November
Dave and Jane Pledger
Mistlea is a 2ha, 60-year old garden consisting of a yellowwood forest of about 150 trees underplanted with mature rhododendrons, azaleas and hydrangeas, a pond area and a rose section comprising 2500 roses. It also includes a white rose garden and rose arbour inspired by the White Garden and arbour at Sissinghurst, England. It has been renovated and redeveloped by the current owners over 13 years.
Directions: 7 Orchard Lane – marked on Google maps
GPS: -32.591854, 26.929027
Time to view: 1 – 1½ hours
Why visit: Enchanted garden – gardeners’ delight!
- Dogs allowed