Hot Bed

There are 5 dwarf fruit trees (3 apples + 2 pears) here. The soil is heavier than elsewhere in the garden so double rations of compost were required when planting them. With the fence behind, the bed gets a lot of light and heat - the fruit trees providing shade only at one end. Many bright and cheerful plants are grown in this area and often Pauline uses it to grow annuals for cutting and bringing some of the garden inside the house.

Forward to the Fruit and Veg patch
Back to the End Bed

NGS open days in 2019:

Sunday February 17th (11.00-3.00pm) - Hot Soup also available
Sunday February 24th (11.00-3.00pm)
- Hot Soup also available
Monday May 27th (1.30-5.30pm)
- Combined with other Repton NGS Village Gardens*
Thursday June 27th (12.00-5.00pm)
- A midweek opening
Sunday July 21st (1.30-5.30pm)
- Combined with other Repton NGS Village Gardens*
Delicious home-made cakes with tea or coffee available.

Entrance £4 children free, all takings (entry, teas and plants) to the NGS.

* Repton NGS Village Gardens are a group of 5 or 6 NGS gardens, the entry fee to see all of the gardens is only £6

We are also open for the NGS by arrangement, (for groups of 10 or more - adm £6 incl home-made teas and guided tour)

Thank you for your visit

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