News & Events

Check here often for the latest news and events that we’re hosting at King John’s Nursery and Gardens. We’ll be posting everything from what’s cooking in the cafe to the next up and coming event, and all else in between. If it’s worth talking about, it’s sure to be here!

Cranbrook Irons Makers fair 2018

21 July 2018 to 22 July 2018Events

The Makers fair is back at King John's Nursery 21st & 22nd July


7 July 2018 to 8 July 2018Events


The Cobnut food fair is back and It’s still not just nuts…

Food and drink growers, suppliers, producers, eaters, innovators and aficionados.

Vintage Fair June 2nd at King John's Nursery

2 June 2018Events

Our vintage fair is here once again, lots of great stalls, cafe garden and nursery. Collectors of vintage treasure have been scouring the countryside to bring lots of great finds for you.

The fair is free entry and is open 10am-4pm.

Farmers market

10 February 2018 to 11 February 2018Events

Our next farmers market is on 9th June It will be open from 9.30am-12pm alongside the nursery, garden and cafe.

We have childrens cookery workshops running at the same time, if you would like your children to get involved please contact Briony and then you can shop and have a coffee undisturbed.

Look forward to seeing you there.

A few favourite ferns

5 October 2015 • All About Plants

Woodwardia unigemmata ‘jewelled chain fern’

This is a truly magnificent fern from Eastern Asia, which I love for various reasons.