Admire the vibrant herbaceous borders, elaborate rockeries, and dizzying fragrance at Breezy Knees Gardens. Spanning 5.7 hectares (14 acres), the gardens feature more than 6,000 varieties of flowers, shrubs, and trees. Poppies, irises, roses, and many other flowers provide color year-round. Tour a specialist nursery, where the sizable selection of perennial plants includes more than 2,000 varieties. Buy seed or flower transplants in the shop, and stop in the onsite cafe for refreshment. By using our York trip maker, you can arrange your visit to Breezy Knees Gardens and other attractions in York.
Breezy Knees Gardens Reviews
The gardens are looking superb and we had such a lovely day out yesterday. Many “garden rooms” to visit - each an absolute joy to behold. more »
I visited Breezy knees after seeing the excellent reviews and was not disappointed. Spread over 20 acres there is some very colourful & well put together flower displays, a good way to pass 2-3 hours.... more »
Beautiful! Easy to walk paths with informative and humorous signs along the way. I enjoyed the variety of gardens. I was there on one of the hottest days of the July and wasn't able to see it all. The place had a good vibe and was peaceful. No car? No problem. I arrived/left via Uber from downtown York. In my short York vacation, I choose one garden to visit. I was very happy that I visited Breezy Knees.
If you have a bit of spare time while in York and enjoy a well designed garden, sure it's one place to go! Bus runs from city centre and you walk the rest. They also have a coffee shop with very good food.
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