Garden Open for the National Garden Scheme at The Folly, Charlton, Chichester 2pm – 5pm on Sunday 21st August.

The garden at the Folly is a colourful cottage garden surrounding a C16 period house (not open). It is set in pretty downland village of Charlton, close to Levin Down Nature Reserve. It features herbaceous borders well-stocked with a wide range of plants including a variety of perennials, grasses, annuals and shrubs to provide long season of colour and interest.
Home-made teas.
Admission £5: Pre-book advance on the NGS website or pay on the day.

This garden is open in aid of the National Garden Scheme. The NGS have donated over £63 million to nursing and health charities including Macmillan Cancer Support, Marie Curie, Hospice UK and The Queen’s Nursing Institute.

For more information on this or other NGS gardens opening in August go to

If you’re passionate about your garden and your friends and family tell you how lovely it is, then it’s very likely other people will want to visit your garden too. So why not open it with the National Garden Scheme. Whether your garden is big or small, if you think it has quality, character and interest, we would love to hear from you to arrange a visit. To find out information on go to or you can …..
Call 01483 211 535 to speak to one of our team or email us at
Call telephone Maggi Hooper – NGS W. Sussex County Organiser 07793 159304
who will be able to answer your questions.

Photo – Judi Lion