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!

Plant fair 5th May with National Garden Scheme opening

5 May 2018Events

Our second plant fair here at King John's Nursery with a fantastic selection of local growers. A chance to buy from some of the fantastic plant specialists that grow on our doorstep. We will also be open for the NGS on 5th and 6th so all proceeds from visiting the garden go towards their wonderful charities.

Cyprepidium macranthos x calceolus

Fairy hunt 1st April - 15th

1 April 2018 to 15 April 2018

The fairies will be back, emerging from there winter slumber there beautiful little houses apear as if by magic. This year I have heard there will more dwellings than ever before. It costs £2.50 for each child to do the hunt and we have maps of the garden and where best to look for the little imps.

We also have a display all about fairies in the shop including an incredibly rare letter written by a relative of mine who saw fairies in their local wood. The letter is very early dated to the mid 1700's.

Open for National Garden Scheme

11 March 2018Events

Our first opening of the year for the NGS is on 11th March, come and see the spring flowers in this beautiful rural setting, with wonderful views, a lovely retreat from everyday life.

Farmers market

10 February 2018 to 11 February 2018

We have a farmers market starting on 10th February with lots of fantastics stalls. It will be open from 10am-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.

Christmas fair 2017

25 November 2017Events

Our Christmas fair is on November 25th 2017

With more fantastic stalls than ever before presents for all the familly in one fell swoop.