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Rare and Special Plant Fair

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Rare and Special Plant Fair

May 12 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Huntington Castle Rare and Special Plant Fair

The prestigious Rare and Special Plant Fair celebrates its 23rd year in the historic grounds of Huntington Castle in Clonegal. This exclusive event showcases over 30 stalls each featuring rare and unusual plants, that will elevate any garden collection.  Don’t miss this gathering of garden lovers, plant enthusiasts, and horticultural experts. Whether you’re looking to expand your collection with something rare or seeking advice on your next gardening project, the Rare and Special Plant Fair is the place to be.

Event highlights:

-Diverse Plants: Discover an extraordinary selection of rare and special plants offered directly by passionate growers.
-Expert Advice: This is a rare opportunity to meet with specialist growers, learn about the plants they cherish and receive personalised advice and insights to help your garden flourish.
-Complimentary amenities: Enjoy the convenience of free car parking, ensuring a stress-free visit. Take advantage of complimentary admission to Huntington Castle Gardens. Wander through these historic grounds and enjoy the French limes on the avenue. In addition, enjoy the French lawns to the side of the house along with the Yew Walk. These yews are reputed to be over 500 years old. gain inspiration and get expert advice direct from the growers. Attendees avail of free car parking and free entry to Huntington Gardens.
-Plant Creche and Porter Service: Feel free to shop, knowing there’s a place to safely keep your purchases while you continue to explore the many stands. Donations are welcome.
-Refreshments: Complete your visit with a stop at the beautiful on-site tea rooms. All of which serve a variety of teas, coffees and homemade cakes.

Tickets: €7


May 12
10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Huntington Castle and Gardens
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Huntington Castle and Gardens
Clonegal, Co. Carlow Y21 K237 + Google Map
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