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Priorwood Garden & Dried Flower Shop

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Priorwood Gardens Abbey Street | Right next to Melrose Abbey, Melrose TD6 9PX, Scotland
+44 1896 822493
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Priorwood Gardens Abbey Street | Right next to Melrose Abbey, Melrose TD6 9PX, Scotland
+44 1896 822493

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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Impressive collection of apple trees and flowers. Best to go in autimn when the apples are ripe and ready for eating.

Thank InigoQuesta
Reviewed 24 September 2017

The gardens are a delight. Entry is free. There are numerous apple trees, as well as the more formal flower beds. A lot of the plants and fruit trees are labelled, so you know what species they are. Work is on going to extend the...More

Thank ExiledDonkey
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This treasure is not particularly obvious, so look for a wrought iron gate in a stone arch as you walk along the street. Parking is anywhere you can find it. The gardens are magical, with all kinds of flowers and native plants. It was the...More

Thank Salty2010
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We visited here on Sat 16th to see this and the Harmony Garden. The Harmony Garden was closed due to a wedding (to be fair this was on the website, just not the Trust Trails app we were using). We tried this garden twice, before...More

Thank MarcusHurley
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I had visited the Gardens in the past and was looking forward to seeing it in Autumn. Lots of abundance of fruit in the trees and lots of fruit on the ground to rot. Sadly neglected. The wonderful flowers which would have in the past...More

Thank PaulineGlasgow
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Small gardens to visit free of charge. Lots of examples of a variety of apples, pears & plums growing on different types of trees.

Thank Frog244
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We came here many years ago and remembered having a lovely visit, with a chance to watch dried flowers being prepared. However, as we arrived this time, it seemed a little quiet, and the shop/visitors centre with the dried flower area was closed - in...More

Thank SwindonMoomin
Reviewed 10 August 2017

An old walled garden from a former house, this would be of interest to gardeners & a lovely place to sit & relax on a warm summers day. Right in the town, it is easy to access & is part of the history of Melrose.

Thank Moorlandlass
Reviewed 8 August 2017

A very pleasant few minutes was spent away from the crowds walking around the orchard looking at the different varieties of apples, there are information boards available to read.

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Not the best National Trust garden, but fun to visit, and free. The flowers are mostly perennials and the variety is great.

Thank Kathie B
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