Comfort, Meadfoot Sea Road, Torquay, Devon, England
Open Days: Sunday 4 July and Sunday 5 September 2010, 2.00-5.00 pm
THE GARDEN AT SOUTHERN COMFORT
Open Days: There will be no NGS Open Days until further notice. Interested visitors are welcome by appointment.
The garden at Southern Comfort is open to visitors but please make an appointment. Groups of 4 to 15 persons are particularly welcome. There are generally some plants for sale but subject to availability. Visitors please note that the garden contains a few dozen steps and is not suitable for young children, the disabled and dogs. Please call Dr or Mrs Pomian at 01803 201813 with any queries.
DESCRIPTION (as given in NGS Guide)
¼ acre town plot, part-naturalistic planting; exotic/tender species rarely tried outside. Palms, ferns, agaves, aloes, bromeliads, aroids, citrus & numerous individualistic plants grow in the exceptional microclimate of Meadfoot Valley. Variety of microhabitats; spring-fed pond and rill; emphasis on foliage; specimens; recommended for exotica enthusiasts. Featured often in local press.
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