Whether you’re feeling inspired by the Chelsea Flower Show or looking for something fun to do with the kids on a sunny day, Britain boasts beautiful tropical gardens, where you’ll find just about every plant under the sun.
Our guide talks you through thousands of extraordinary exotic and unusual flowers from hundreds of countries including one Apothecary’s Garden where you can trawl through a “pharmacy” of healing herbs and plants.
Need something to keep the kids busy? These gardens are also home to some fabulous picnic spots, not to mention mazes and castles that make for quite the adventure.
For a dose of inspiration, we’ve searched out 10 of the best gardens for the perfect family picnic this summer… Read more