Gardens in Ireland
County Tyrone Gardens
Drum Manor Forest Park
, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland, Tel:+44 (0)28 8676 2774.
Fox Lodge Garden:
- The "Oaklands" demesne surrounds a historic Manor
House and Tower. The grounds include a ballustraded
terrace, interesting tree species, a Butterfly Garden
within the Walled Garden that contains many species of plants
that provide food and shelter for native butterflies and moths, and, of course,
lovely forest trails.
20 Leckpatrick Road, Artigarvan,
, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland, Tel: +44 (0)28 7188 2442
The Garden of Light Memorial Garden
- This informal naturalistic 2 acre garden displays
woodland palnts, peat beds, a scree area, a large heather garden, linked pools with bog garden,
drifts of daffodils, trilliums, primulas, dodecatheons, rhododendrons,
herbaceous plants, a bog garden and mature trees.
: Drumragh Avenue,
, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland, Tel: +44 (0)28 8224 7831.
Parkanaur Forest Park
- A tribute to the victims of an atrocious 1998 bombing, this garden is a place of
quiet reflection in an otherwise bustling market town. A mirror in the garden, known as a heliostat, tracks the
sun and reflects sunlight onto 31 small mirrors representing the 31
fatalities. They are arranged to carry the light to a glass sculpture containing a Tyrone Crystal heart at the
: 57 Parkanaur Road,
, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland, Tel:+44 (0)28 8775 9311 (Pomeroy Forestry School).
- This mixed coniferous and broadleaved woodland of almost 200 hectares
offers colorful daffodils and rhododendrons and nature trails running through oak and beech trees, passing a Victorian garden, wishing well and old archway.
Watch for the herd of white fallow deer grazing there.