Raveningham Gardens opens for visitors to enjoy colorful spring flowers

Bluebells in a field.

Bluebells in a field. - Credit: Nick Butcher

Raveningham Gardens opened this week for the start of spring flowers weeks.

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers. Bluebells.

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers. Bluebells. - Credit: Nick Butcher

Visitors are invited to enjoy the array of flowers on the meadow with ox eye daisies, birds foot trefoil, pink campion, cowslips, meadow buttercup, sorrel, ragged robin, snakeshead fritillaries and yellow rattle on the wild flower meadow and enjoy late bulbs including tulips, forsythia and pulmonaria in the garden.

Spring flowers weeks started on Monday and will run until May 19.

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers.

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers. - Credit: Nick Butcher

The gardens will be open from 11am to 4pm during the weeks but closed on weekends.

The 18th century Walled Kitchen Garden and Raveningham's 14th century church will also be open and visitors will be able to enjoy views across the lake and the contemporary sculpture based in the gardens.

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers.

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers. - Credit: Nick Butcher

Admission is £5 for adults, £4.50 for concessions and under 16s are free. Dogs on leads are welcome.

For more information visit www.raveningham.com or call 01508 548480.

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers.

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers. - Credit: Nick Butcher

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers.

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers. - Credit: Nick Butcher

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers. Tulips

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers. Tulips - Credit: Nick Butcher

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers.

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers. - Credit: Nick Butcher

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers.Tulips

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers.Tulips - Credit: Nick Butcher

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers. Bluebells.

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers. Bluebells. - Credit: Nick Butcher

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers. Tulips

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers. Tulips - Credit: Nick Butcher

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers.Lilac

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers.Lilac - Credit: Nick Butcher

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers. Bluebells.

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers. Bluebells. - Credit: Nick Butcher

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers.Tulips.

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers.Tulips. - Credit: Nick Butcher

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers. Bluebells.

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers. Bluebells. - Credit: Nick Butcher

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers.

Raveningham gardens are open for the public to see the spring flowers. - Credit: Nick Butcher