Felbrigg Hall Walled Gardens

I visited Felbrigg Hall, a National Trust house and garden, which is close to the North Norfolk coast, in August 2013. The weather was perfect for visiting an English Garden and due to the late spring we experienced in the UK that year, many flowers were still in their prime.

I particularly liked the African Garden area where drought-tolerant plants such as sedums, osteospermums, euphobias, aloes and agave plants and palms were show-cased.

The Dovecote
The Dovecote from the African Garden

Felbrigg has a walled garden (one of my favourite kinds of garden) and the planting is spectacular. There are double borders filled with colourful perennials and annuals, communal fruit and veg allotments, beehives in the orchard, bantams, peacocks and guinea fowl roaming freely, an 18th century octagonal working dovecote and even redwoods in the west garden.

echinacea
Echinacea

If you tire of the grounds or the weather is inclement then you can always visit the magnificent hall and library or have a bite to eat in one of the cafés.

For more information about Felbrigg’s Walled Garden click HERE

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14 Comments Add yours

  1. Nguyên-Kan says:

    a beautiful gallery you have. Congrats!

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    1. Heyjude says:

      Thank you 🙂 I hope you enjoy browsing through it.

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      1. Nguyên-Kan says:

        Yes, I did, absolutely!

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  2. nowathome says:

    What a beautiful garden!! I love all the vibrant colours of all the flowers! Thank you for sharing it with us!

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    1. Heyjude says:

      It is gorgeous. I adore walled gardens and I think this is one of the best, if not THE best I have visited. As you say, so colourful and this was towards the end of summer.

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  3. aishasoasis says:

    Greetings from Egypt! Your photos are gorgeous and the colors are stunning!

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    1. Heyjude says:

      Many thanks aishasoasis 🙂

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  4. What fabulous colors!

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    1. Heyjude says:

      It’s a fabulous garden – a mesmerising jewel box!

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  5. pommepal says:

    I loved my walk around this gorgeous garden with you Jude

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    1. Heyjude says:

      It’s nice to be able to travel vicariously isn’t it? – this way we get to see all the things we may not have time to visit ourselves. And with a friend!

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      1. pommepal says:

        I agree Jude, it is lovely to share things with friends

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  6. Dina says:

    Excellent captures of the beautiful walled garden at Felbrigg Hall, Jude. The next time you are around please visit us at Rhu Sila in Cley! Promise! 🙂

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    1. Heyjude says:

      Definitely, I’d love to see the bookfayries new sheds 🙂

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