Day 63 of Hartington Virtual Open Gardens and with weeks of lockdown and beautiful weather the gardens are really starting to bloom. Today the photos are a return visit to Lesley’s garden, with Zephirine Drouhin Rose in full bloom, Tomato plants in the greenhouse, white and purple alliums and fantastic poppies from outside St Giles’ Church.

Thanks for all the photos so far. Daily updates will continue until at least June 6th after which it may be necessary to reduce postings to once or twice a week unless more photos, new gardens or repeat visits repeat visits to see how gardens have developed through the spring, are sent in. So far over 40 different gardens have featured. Send max 5 photos and a short commenatry to

The next garden will feature at 9.00am on June 3rd