A great day out for garden lovers

Home to three of the most spectacular gardens in Norfolk, as well as a stunning meadow and the most beautiful of lakeside environments, Pensthorpe Natural Park provides year-round colour and interest. Whether you choose to enjoy the nature of the Wildlife Habitat Garden or relax in the innovative Wave Line Garden, these beautiful Norfolk wildlife gardens offer a myriad of unparalleled delights. Absorb the structural beauty of the acclaimed Millennium Garden, or take a relaxing stroll through the Norfolk countryside with the tranquil Wildflower Meadow. Explore these Norfolk walks, and discover the inspiring sculptures and stunning landscapes, as they develop through the seasons, achieved with varying levels of horticultural management, in wildlife-rich gardens created by award-winning designers.


Plant of the month: Shield Fern (Polystichum)

The Hardy Shield Fern is a tough evergreen fern which can reach 60-90cm in size and likes a shady position in the garden. It thrives in our Wave garden growing among the silver birch trees with their chalky white trunks