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Dillon Garden
Helen Dillon's garden in world renowned for its wonderful colour planting and the amzing diversity of the plants themselve, many are very rare and difficult to cultivate. Deceptively large, the garden includes a central area recently converted from lawn to a water feature, a pool, seating area and side paths that wtake you through gorgeous planting. A 'must-do' for any garden tourist!

Address: 45 Sandyford Road, Ranelagh, Dublin, Ireland
Open- 2.00pm to 6.00pm daily in March; 2.00pm to 6.00pm Sunday only from April to June; 2.00pm to 6.00pm daily July and August; 2.00pm to 6.00pm Sunday only in September
Groups by Appointment, limited disabled access
Closed- October to end February; Monday to Saturdays from April to June and in September
Entrance fee- Yes
Owner- Helen and Val Dillon
Website: See Dublin gardens at www.dublin gardens.com

Dillon Garden, Dublin
The Dillon Garden, Dublin

Dublin Gardens
Tours of a group of wonderful Dublin Gardens, including the Dillon Garden and the Mount Usher Gardens. They promise tours with teas and "The cream of Irish Gardens in Dublin not normally open to the public".

Address: Dublin, Ireland
Email info@dublingardens.com; Website: www.dublin gardens.com

Primrose Hill, Dublin
Primrose Hill, one of the Dublin Gardens

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