Gardens to visit in Devon

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Find 25 beautiful gardens to visit in Devon, a county with 2 National Parks. Not only does Devon include Dartmoor and part of Exmoor it has also 2 stunning coastlines. 

There are many historic houses and gardens to visit in the county including the RHS Rosemoor Garden, Killerton House, and Coleton Fishacre - A beautiful 24 acre garden created by Rupert and Lady Dorothy D'Olyly Carte (Gilbert and Sullivan) in the 1920s which lies in a stream fed valley above the scenic Devon Coast.

There are great gardens to visit in the Spring with your family, and children for that special day out. If you want to see wildlife gardens in Devon, those close to Dartmoor and Exmoor are the places to go for a wonderful day out.

When is the best time to visit Gardens in Devon?
The best time to visit Gardens in Devon is between mid March and October

Dog friendly Gardens in Devon?
We detail gardens which are dog friendly in Devon

Garden Holidays in Devon?
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You can use our guide to plan your journey and we also list many places to stay.

Arlington Court Garden

Arlington Court and Garden

Devon, Arlington Court is hidden in a wooded valley on the edge of Exmoor.

Beautiful garden in Devon Bicton Park

Bicton Park Botanical Gardens, near Exeter

Devon, Visit the beautiful Bicton Park Botanical Gardens near Exeter in Devon, take your dog and kids too!

Buckland Abbey Gardens

Buckland Abbey & Gardens, Yelverton, Dartmoor

Devon, Buckland Abbey on the edge of Dartmoor is hidden away in beautiful countryside and over recent years the gardens surrounding the property have been developed.

Budlake Old Post Office Cottage Garden

Budlake Old Post Office Garden, near Killerton House

Devon, Visit a beautiful cottage garden near to Killerton House

Burrows Farm Gardens

Burrow Farm Gardens, near Axminster

Devon, If in Devon you must visit this beautifully landscaped ten acre garden created over the last forty years by Mary Benger.

Castle Drogo Garden

Castle Drogo Garden, Dartmoor

Devon, This garden at Castle Drogo is within the grounds of a 20th century castle with magnificent views of the Teign valley.

Clovelly Court Gardens

Clovelly Court Gardens

Devon, Clovelly Court Garden is a classic example of a lovingly restored Victorian walled kitchen garden

Coleton Fishacre House Gardens

Coleton Fishacre House and Garden, near Dartmouth

Devon, Coleton Fishacre is a beautiful 24 acre garden created by Rupert and Lady Dorothy D'Olyly Carte in the 1920s.

Dartington Trust Grade II Listed Gardens

Dartington Trust Grade II Listed Gardens near Totnes

Devon, A truly magnificent landscape garden most of which has been created in the 20th century, at the rear of Dartington Hall.

Gardens to visit Dartmouth

Fast Rabbit Farm Gardens

Devon, A lovely informal garden covering 43 acres, great for wildlife with lakes and streams.

Forde Abbey Gardens

Forde Abbey and Gardens

Somerset, One of Britain's finest gardens surrounding the the historic 12th century Abbey. A garden for all seasons.

Fursdon House Gardens

Fursdon House Gardens and Tearoom, Devon

Devon, Fursdon House is surrounded by 4 acres of hillside gardens that have been extensively restored and replanted over the last 40 years, with stunning views

Greenway House and Gardens

Greenway House & Gardens, near Brixham

Devon, Greenway House and Gardens were once the family home of Agatha Christie.

High Garden in Devon

High Garden

Devon, High Garden started to be developed in 2005 and although still in its early stages has all the makings of a lovely garden.

Hotel Endsleigh Garden

Hotel Endsleigh Garden, Tavistock

Devon, Endsleigh Garden was designed and created by Humphrey Repton in 1814

Killerton House Garden

Killerton House Gardens, near Exeter

Devon, Killerton House is beautiful hillside garden for all seasons set in the rolling devon countryside.

Knightshayes Court Garden

Knightshayes Court Garden, near Tiverton

Devon, The beautiful Knightshayes Court also has beautiful gardens in the heart of the Devon countryside

Lukesland Garden

Lukesland Gardens near Ivybridge

Devon, Lukesland Gardens, described in the Good Gardens Guide as ‘one of the finest gardens of its type in the South West’, offers the visitor 24 acres of flowering shrubs, rare trees and wild flowers.

Gardens in Devon

Marwood Hill Garden, near Barnstaple

Devon, Marwood Hill Garden is one of the finest in Devon and a must visit!

Overbecks Garden

Overbecks Garden, National Trust, Devon

Devon, Overbecks Gardens are well worth seeing.

Rosemoor Garden

RHS Garden Rosemoor

Devon, Whatever the season, Rosemoor is a unique place that people return to time and again for ideas, inspiration or simply to enjoy a marvellous day out.

Saltram House Gardens

Saltram House and Gardens

Devon, Set on the outskirts of Plymouth this magnificent house is surrounded by 20 acres of Parkland.

Stone Lane Gardens to visit on  Dartmoor

Stone Lane Gardens, Chagford, Dartmoor

Devon, Stone Lane Gardens is an enchanting arboretum and water garden to visit on the edge of Dartmoor

Tapeley Park Gardens

Tapeley Park Gardens

Devon, Tapeley Gardens, a garden not to miss with outstanding views of the North Devon Coast

The Garden House, Devon

The Garden House, Devon

Devon, Set amidst beautiful South Devon landscape on the edge of Dartmoor, this 8 acre garden at The Garden House includes a romantic terraced walled garden surrounding the ruins of a 16th century vicarage.