East Devon’s secret garden is situated in the idyllic countryside between Axminster & Honiton. The 13 acre garden has colour throughout the year from the spring flowers through to the stunning Azaleas and Rhododendrons in May. Visit in late summer to see the new Anniversary Garden created to celebrate 50 years of Burrow Farm Gardens.


The Gardens


East Devons Secret Garden has 13 acres of lovingly designed gardens with colour throughout the year.

This peaceful oasis has a variety of different planting styles which complement the stunning rural views. Taste the different design styles within the garden and appreciate the naturalistic planting.

Tea Rooms


Relax and enjoy the fabulous surroundings and extensive views from our conservatory and tea rooom.

Delicious Devon cream teas featuring homemade scones, locally made cakes and homemade soup complement our range of freshly made sandwiches. Coffee, snacks and light lunches are available from 10am – 5pm.



Nursery open to garden and non garden visitors alike from 10am – 6pm every day between 1st April- 31st October.

The Nursery sells many of the special plants that are featured within the garden. Our friendly staff will be delighted to help you and Mary can provide extensive knowledge to help you choose just the right plant.

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The Smartest Giant In Town - Open Air Theatre

August 23, 2017, 11:00am

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11am and 3pm Last years hugely successful production of The Smartest Giant in Town proved so popular many people missed out on tickets, well the good news is The Smartest Giant returns in 2017! On the 23rd of August 2017 there will be shows at 11am and 3pm, with gates opening 1 hour before the shows. The Shows are open air so bring your rugs or folding chairs! Tickets online now - www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2916197 - dont forget to pick the time of the show you want when ordering George was the scruffiest giant in town. But one day, when he sees a shop stocking giant-size clothes, he decides it's time to update his image. With smart clothes, George is a new man. However, as he journeys home, he meets various animals who desperately need his help. George's kind heart and generosity take him on an adventure where he discovers that it's not how you look that's important but how you feel. Folksy's musical adaptation of Julia Donaldson's wonderful book will be filled with puppetry, colourful characters and songs, that will have you clapping and singing along! Bring along your picnics, blankets, folding chairs & friends & family to enjoy this wonderful open-air production! Prebooking - £13.50 adult, £10 concession, £8 child, £38 family (2 adults and 2 children). On the gate - £15 adult, £12 concession, £10 child, no family ticket on the night.

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Karina WallaceIan shall we go to this again next year?

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Anne SymonsI was so hoping to come down to stay again this summer but it looks unlikely. It is a heaven on earth!

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Betty BrookesBurrow Farm Gardens are really lovely. I will be visiting again with my U3A group in June. I'm looking forward to it!

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Sandie NorthLooking forward to visiting you with a group in July.

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Sue TinsleySuch. A beautiful garden and a fab time to visit 🙂

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Hayley BouhmidLooks beautiful xx

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Richard BennettIf that's your gardent I will eat my hat

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A big thank you to the over 600 people who attended the Plant Heritage plant fair on easter Sunday. We certainly had the right weather!

Thanks as well go to Helen Brown for organising everything and all of the nurseries for bringing such a wonderful selection of plants!

Don't forget the summer plant fair is on the 25th June this year!!

Gardens Information

Entrance to garden: Adult £7

Children £1

Season Ticket £18

Dogs on leads welcome.

Wheelchair access to parts of the garden, tea room, shop and nursery.

Discount available for pre-booked groups of 10 or more

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Our Opening Times

East Devon’s Secret Garden open from 1st April – 31st October 10am – 6pm.