Long Buckby Open Gardens
Long Buckby, between Daventry and Northampton, Northamptonshire
Sunday 23rd July 2017
12.00noon to 6.00pm
Gardens will open in the historic villages of Long Buckby and Long Buckby Wharf, most within easy walking distance of each other. Varying in size and style, from courtyard and canal side to cottage garden, some are established, others are evolving. They include water features, pergolas, garden structures, chickens and pigs, but the stars are definitely the plants. Bursting with colour, visitors will find old favourites and the unusual, used in a variety of ways; trees, shrubs, perennials, climbers, annuals, fruit and vegetables.
Our award-winning local museum will be openopen. Teas available. Full or partial wheelchair access available at almost all gardens.
Proceeds to National Gardens Scheme charities, including Macmillan, Hospice UK and Carers Trust.
Plant sales: Plant sales at various gardens.
How to get event passports: Buy tickets from the village Post Office in the preceding week or on the day. Tickets available at each garden and at central information point on the day.
Contact the organisers: Phone: 01327 843 426 Email:
Directions: Find us eight miles NW of Northampton, near Junction 18 M1. Between A5 and A428.
Location: Northamptonshire Use Sat Nav Postcode: NN6 7RE (please verify before travelling)
Please ... tell the organisers that you found them on the Open Gardens National Directory.
and ... give them a gentle nudge to make a small donation to our 2017 running costs.