Worthing, West Sussex                                                                                                          Photos by Hetty

4th May 2017                                                                                       History of Highdown Gardens

It was too windy to walk on Highdown Hill, but it was sheltered in these lovely gardens.

These are unusual gardens, containing a national collection of rare plants. The first garden was made in 1909 from an old chalk pit

Wisteria arch

We saw a lot of blossom

and tulips

Handkerchief tree

The cave used to be a lime kiln

The pond has huge fish


Next – Steyning

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