Our opening hours for 2018 are as follows –
we are open six afternoons a week 1pm until 5pm and closed on a Tuesday- until 14th October 2018

Sussex Prairie Garden

RHS Partner Garden.

“ One of the most beautiful gardens in Sussex ”

BN5 Magazine

A stunning prairie in the heart of Sussex

Sussex Prairie garden opened to the public in 2009, just one year after planting. We count ourselves amongst a  handful of large new  gardens, designed and created in the 20th and 21st century, in Great Britain.

We are Britain’s largest “Prairie,” or “Naturalistic,” garden, with eight acres of stunning garden to roam around. Unlike most gardens of a comparable size, we have no castle or stately home! We designed and planted the garden ourselves, on Pauline’s family farm in West Sussex. Instead of armies of servants and gardeners, we planted all 35 000 plants with help of amazing friends and family!

Our garden encourages exploration using a network of small wood chip paths which snake through the huge borders. Come and visit, please do walk on the grass and in the borders! Sussex Prairies-an extraordinary garden created by ordinary people!

View of the garden from the barn

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Printing with collage (collagraph printmaking) with Emma Taylor

Printing with collage (collagraph printmaking) with Emma Taylor

Friday 29th June | 10:00am - 2:00pm

We will explore the many exciting possibilities of collagraph printmaking by building up textures and marks with a variety of collage materials on a mount card plate.

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The Rude Mechanical Theatre Company- Oberon’s Cure

The Rude Mechanical Theatre Company- Oberon’s Cure

Sunday 1st July | 5:30pm - 10:30pm

we are delighted that the Rude Mechanical Theatre Comapny will join us again on their summer tour - bringing Oberon's Cure to the garden as their chosen play

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Paul & Pauline McBride,
Sussex Prairie Garden

Morlands Farm, Wheatsheaf Road (B2116),
near Henfield
, West Sussex, BN5 9AT

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  1. RHS Partner Garden.
  2. Tourism South East Member 2018.
  3. sussextopattractions.co.uk.
  4. Visit England Hidden Gem 2016.