Pershore College

RHS event venue

Pershore College (now part of Warwickshire College) specialises in horticultural education. Within its grounds are a 15-ha (38-acre) fruit and vegetable production unit, an 8-ha (20-acre) nursery stock and specialist plant unit, and a plant centre. The garden centre sells a selection of college-grown trees and shrubs including plants from the National Collection of penstemons, alpines, herbaceous plants, climbers, roses, house plants and fruit trees and bushes in season.

It is open daily from 9 am - 5 pm (10.30 pm - 4.30 pm on Sundays; 4 pm in winter). The college also has very fine show garden designed and maintained the Alpine Garden Society, full of interesting plants and ideas for design and cultivation. The large rock garden offers a great variety of habitats for plants with different cultural requirements, and the young plantings are looking very good. The RHS Centre at Pershore was established in 1989 to offer a variety of courses, lectures and workshops on all aspects of horticulture for both members and non-members in the Central Region.

Venue Type:

Agricultural site, Garden, parklands or rural site, Association or society

Opening hours

10 am–4.30 pm; daily; all year. AGS garden closed at weekends.Please check event dates and times before visiting.

Admission charges

Free. There is a charge for groups.

Please check event admission charges before visiting.

Getting there

On B4084 (formerly A44).

Getting there

On B4084 (formerly A44).

Pershore College
Pershore
Worcestershire
WR10 3JP
England

Website

http://apps.rhs.org.uk/rhsgardenfinder/gardenfinder3.asp?id=133&cboCounty=oxfordshire

Telephone

01386 554609

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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