View gallery

12 Woods Ley

Canterbury

A tropical style garden, showing what can be achieved in the smaller modern garden, filled with colourful flowers and unusual foliage. The side garden has a selection of ferns and shade loving plants. The back garden is full of tropical plants and a selection of the National Collection of Hakonechloa macra/Ophiopogon japonicus. Indoors you will find the National Collection of Aspidistra elatior.
  • read more

    A tropical style garden in the quiet village of Ash. The garden is full of tropical plants with colourful flowers or unusual foliage. The front garden instantly shows the style of the rest of the garden with many tropical plants. You can find unusual Salvia, Canna, ginger lillies and Miscanthus here. The side garden has an array of ferns and unusual shrubs, which gives it more of a jungle effect. The back garden is full of plants like bamboos, Canna, Hedychium and a selection of the National Collection of Hakonechloa macra and Ophiopogon japonicus. A pot display with shade loving plants can be found on the patio. Indoors you will find the National Collection of Aspidistra elatior. Plants for sale on the drive.

Features and Attractions

Private garden of the Head Gardener of Canterbury Cathedral.

12 Woods Ley- Canceled

Refreshments:

On this day, this garden is open by arrangement, which means that you will have to contact the owner to arrange visits for groups.

Pre-booking essential, please go to our events page to book your tickets.

Admission by donation

Admission:
  • Adult:
  • Concessions:
  • Child:

On this day, this garden opens as part of .

Admission also gets you entry to this garden in the area:

Click the dropdown arrow next to the opening date above to find details of entry costs and to add the opening to your online calendar.

Click on any opening date on the calendar above to find details of entry times, entry price and to add the opening to your online calendar.

  • Regular opening
  • Open by arrangement only
  • Cancelled opening
Owner Information

Philip Oostenbrink

Loading... Share

Add this garden to your favourites – you'll be able to find it again more easily and, if you'd like, we can send you updates about future openings.

How to find us

12 Woods Ley
Woods Ley
Ash
Canterbury
Kent
CT3 2HF

20 mins from Canterbury.
  • More detailed directions
    From A257 turn R at Chequer Lane. Go down Chequer Lane & turn L into Chilton Field. Keep going down the rd and turn the 2nd L into Woods Ley.

More about 12 Woods Ley

A tropical style garden in the quiet village of Ash. The garden is full of tropical plants with colourful flowers or unusual foliage. The front garden instantly shows the style of the rest of the garden with many tropical plants. You can find unusual Salvia, Canna, ginger lillies and Miscanthus here. The side garden has an array of ferns and unusual shrubs, which gives it more of a jungle effect. The back garden is full of plants like bamboos, Canna, Hedychium and a selection of the National Collection of Hakonechloa macra and Ophiopogon japonicus. A pot display with shade loving plants can be found on the patio. Indoors you will find the National Collection of Aspidistra elatior. Plants for sale on the drive.

Not what you're looking for?
Back to your search