Set in the heart of the New Forest this delightful, informal garden was established in 1922 and is renowned for its all year round beauty. The Gardens are open daily throughout the year until dusk, the Gallery and tea rooms open daily from about 10am until 5pm (serving refreshments until 4.15pm), between March and October.
Furzey Gardens is part of the newly formed organisation the Minstead Trust which focuses on supporting people with learning disabilities to lead more independent and fulfilled lives.
For further information visit the Minstead Trust website http://www.minsteadtrust.org.uk/
Restoration of the Furzey Flower Meadow for our 2022 Centenary.
When we acquired Furzey in 1972 the ancient meadow at its heart had been recently land drained and the stream which ran along its valley piped underground. Over 90% of Britain’s flower meadows have been damaged by this kind of activity and the abundance of native flowers lost by the excessive use of fertilizers…click here to read more