64 Kilmardinny (Colin and Joan McMinn) The garden is dominated by a large lawn with a flower bed with mixed planting. There is also a mature lime, lilac and cherry trees. There is a border with a profusion of planting including lavatera, fuchsias, pampas grass and hydrangeas. Overlooking the lawn is a ‘sitooterie’. At the rear of the property is a delightful bijoux courtyard garden. 68 Kilmardinny (John and Margaret Redmond) The front garden has a curved lawn which has borders of mixed trees, shrubs, perennials and annual plants including a scented path. Statues are delightfully placed in the garden. There are various pots in the gravel area and the lower patio area. The borders either side of the house contain peonies hellebores, hostas, shrubs and a magnolia tree. 70 Kilmardinny (John and Nancy Heath) The front garden contains a colourful variety of shrubs and trees. There is an eye-catching carved wooden sculpture of an eagle surrounded by shrubs which include berberis, pieris, azaleas and hostas. The small lawn at the front of the house is bordered with shrubs. There is a water feature at the corner of the lawn.
This is a fundraising event for the open garden charity Scotland’s Gardens Scheme which raises money for hundreds of local charities.