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Open Garden – Blackbury Honey Farm, Colyton

The Pollinator Garden

Open on the following dates:

  • Thursday 9 June

  • Thursday 21 July

  • Thursday 11 August

  • Thursday 15 September

This garden is planted with shrubs, annuals and perennials, roses and herbs to encourage pollinators, with honey bees, bumblebees, solitary bees and butterflies visiting in abundance.

Long borders and beds planted in mixed cottage garden style, including apple, pear and plum orchards, peaches and apricots against the barn and a 20 acre wildflower meadow, with paths mown through it and honeybees in their enclosure at the centre. Plus a traditional vegetable garden and a large polytunnel growing salads, vegetables, and herbs.

For other opening times, see

Admission: By donation
Parking: Car park on site
Refreshments: Light lunches, tea & coffee, cakes and cream teas
Wheelchair Access: Some hard paths, others grass. Easy level access to
tearoom, garden patio, and toilets.
Dogs: No
Toilets: Yes

Home grown plants for sale