Gardens

10th March 2018

The Wonder of Woodlanders at Altamont Plant Sales

The Wonder of Woodlanders at Altamont Plant Sales

March 31, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

The wonder of woodland plants is explored with talks by Jimi Blake of Hunting Brook Gardens and Mike Keep of Shady Plants. Jimi Blake, stellar …

29th July 2017

Patthana Gardens

Situated in Kiltegan village, Patthana is one of the best small secret gardens in the country. It is the garden of an artist, the painter T.J. Maher, and it shows. Standing outside the old granite house, one gets no indication

17th July 2017

Carlow Garden Festival

Here in Ireland, we like to complain about the rain – and to be fair, it does rain quite often – but the redeeming feature of our much-maligned damp, mild weather is that we have the perfect climate for a …

3rd June 2017

Lisnavagh House and Gardens

Lisnavagh House and Gardens, Rathvilly offers the ultimate mix of homeliness and grandeur, making it a most appealing destination for those seeking somewhere unique. With several acres of beautiful gardens in private and exclusive surroundings, Lisnavagh opens itself up to …

31st May 2016
Bunclody Horticultural Society | Irish Botanical Gardens

Bunclody Horticultural Society

Bunclody Horticultural Society, established over 60 years ago, has an active membership from all age groups, with a busy calendar throughout the year including regular meetings, informative talks, presentations, guest speakers and visits to shows and gardens. Members are kept …

30th May 2016
Morgan's Garden Centre | Attraction | Gardens

Morgan’s Garden Centre

Morgan’s Garden Centre was established in 1988 on the outskirts of Carlow town and continues to be a family-run business. Morgan’s Garden Centre has since become known as a retailer of plants of the highest standard including many varieties and …

18th March 2015
The Meadows Garden in Myshall | Irish Gardens To Visit

The Meadows Garden in Myshall | Irish Gardens To Visit

The Meadows Garden in Myshall is definitely one of the Irish gardens to visit. It is positioned in a small estate in Myshall village with views extending to the Wicklow Mountains, the Carlow Ridge and Mount Leinster. Meadows …

18th March 2015
Shankill Castle | Irish House Castles | Gardens Of Ireland

Shankill Castle | Irish House Castles

Shankill Castle, one of the Irish house castles, is a unique family home often described as a living museum. Shankill Castle was first built as a Butler tower-house near the ruins of a pre-reformation church. In 1708 it was …

18th March 2015
Borris House Gardens And Woodlands | Garden Houses

Borris House Gardens And Woodlands | Garden Houses

Borris House Gardens And Woodlands | Garden HousesBorris House, the ancestral home of the MacMorrough Kavanaghs, Kings of Leinster, is one of the most beautiful and historic Irish garden houses located in the spectacular scenery of Carlow’s Barrow valley. Borris became the Kavanagh’s primary …