Bluebell Cottage Gardens and Nursery

Tucked away down a quiet country lane, this rural gem is one of Cheshire's best kept secrets.

Owned and managed by former BBC Gardener of the Year, Sue Beesley, Bluebell Cottage Gardens, nursery, wildflower meadows and bluebell woods make a perfect half day out for keen gardeners, wildlife enthusiasts, or anyone in need of a break from the whirlwind of modern life.

From 1st April 2016 the gardens and nursery are open 10-5 Wed-Sun. See Visitor Information for full details.

The online shop is open all year round.

19th August 2016

Love photography? Looking for something different to entertain all members of the family, young and not so young through the last weeks of the holidays? Why not enter and enjoy our late summer photography competition! Take digital photos anywhere in the gardens and nursery between 20th August - 18th September 2016 and you could win: - A family annual season ticket to Bluebell Cottage Gardens in 2017 - A place on a photography workshop here in 2017 run by professional photographer Jane Burkinshaw - A voucher for plants worth £25 - Junior prizes 10-18 year olds and 9 and Under of WHSmith vouchers Visit the gardens between the dates above, take your photos and leave your details for full free entry instructions. Good luck!

27th July 2016

Normal business resumes after our week at RHS Tatton. Thrilled to bring home a Silver Gilt Medal for our display, 'Movement'. We are open for plant sales, cottage gardens, cakes, tea shop, picnic tables and orchard and wildflower meadows. 10am-5pm, Weds-Sun. RHS members free and we accept GW 2-for1 to enjoy our cottage garden. £3.50 entry, under 18's free.


  Tradescantia (Andersoniana Group) 'Innocence'

Sue recommends:

Tradescantia (Andersoniana Group) 'Innocence' (Spiderwort)
Three-petalled pure white flowers with purple tinged anthers. Strappy bright green foliage


Follow Sue Beesley on Twitter. Read Sue Beesley's Bluebell Cottage blogs on Blogger. Bluebell Cottage is an RHS Partner Garden. Bluebell Cottage is listed in Cheshire Gardens of Distinction.


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