Specialist plant nurseries, like Downderry Lavender Nursery, pictured here at RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show, are ideal places to compare a number of different varieties of your favourite plant and purchase your favourite.
West Dean Gardens, Chichester in West Sussex has a truly inspiring and beautiful vegetable garden. They also have meadows and flower borders, this garden is a lovely place for bees and butterflies as well as visitors.
The Chilli Fiesta at West Dean Gardens, is a fabulously fun event for all the family. Visitors to the Chilli Fiesta get to explore West Dean's beautiful gardens, you can marvel at the many times of chillies growing in the beautifully restored glasshouses.