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Yoko Mathers Open Garden

June 30 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Japanese Garden at Park House

Japanese Garden Society & the National Garden Scheme


South West JGS member, Yoko Mathers, welcomes you to her garden as a part of the Nation Garden Scheme.

The Garden will be open on Sunday the 26th of May and Sunday the 30th of June, 2-5 pm.

On the 30th of June, Peter Dowle, of Leaf Garden Creative, will give a talk and tour of the Garden to JGS members only. Leaf Garden Creative was responsible for the design and build of the garden at Park House. Peter will explain how the Japanese Garden was created, sharing the planning and design process with members and highlighting key plants in the scheme.

About the Garden At Park House

Award-winning ¼ acre rear garden of a Cheltenham Regency townhouse includes a striking new Japanese ‘Karesansui’ Garden. Stones and rocks cascade into a gravel pond. Acers, ornamental pine trees and a sheltered ‘Machiai’ sitting bench complete the scene. Specimen trees are grouped on the lawn. Inviting summerhouse with wisteria walkway. Shrubs and wide herbaceous borders frame the garden.


If you would like to attend the tour with Leaf Garden Creative on the 30th June, please email Tessa Tricks at Southwest@jgs.org.uk

In addition, you will need to book for the garden visit:
Tickets cost £5 and include a cream tea. Bookings can be made via the NGS site: https://findagarden.ngs.org.uk/garden/44424/park-house


The Japanese Garden at Park House
The Japanese Garden at Park House


June 30
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Park House
Park House, Thirlestaine Road Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL53 7AS United Kingdom + Google Map