Trentham Estate Blog
The Trentham blog is written to keep you up-to-date with all things Trentham.
In August we had a visit from the designer Tom Stuart-Smith. As regular readers of the garden’s blog will know, his design for the garden is the centrepiece to its successful rejuvenation. There is an amazing range of plants selected to suit our site, including some that you don’t often see in gardens open to the public.
Visitors to The Trentham Estate are being offered the chance to commemorate the end of the First World War and say ‘Thank You’ to all who served and sacrificed – by turning a green ‘field’ red with poppies at the popular Shopping Village.
It’s been a scorcher over the last few weeks here at Trentham, and most of our plants have been coping bravely with the extreme conditions. Watering is an almost daily routine for the gardens team, as we try to keep our new spring planting from getting too crispy!
Trentham Gardens is celebrating a remarkable result - after winning top honours for its bold restoration planting, and its gardening team, at the UK’s leading industry awards for parks and gardens professionals.
Visitors to the award-winning Trentham Gardens in Staffordshire have been surprised to discover a newcomer to the perennially popular Fairy Trail, one which could quickly prove to be amongst the most popular to land here so far.
Trentham Shopping Village, in Staffordshire, has struck gold in the international world of sculpture, thanks to the arrival of an exclusive collection of bronze goblins.