OpdeHaar garden is an open garden in the woodland in Hoevelaken, on the border between Gelderland and Utrecht, The Netherlands
This garden is open to the public by appointment
Especially suitable for groups of 8 to 50 people
7 different style gardens in one garden (ca 5 acres)
A unique landscape in the middle of an ancient wooded swamp
Over 4500 different plants, trees and shrubs
Renowned for its woodland and shade tolerant plants
Most plants are labelled
On Saturday 14th April 2018 we have an open day. Hopefully our large collection of camellias will be in flower.
We have a powerpoint presentation on colour and contrast and shadow plants in our garden with more than 100 photographs. Something for the winter months perhaps.
John and Joyce Ramsbotham
Telephone: +31 (0) 653753221
Contact form: Click here
View the video’s and TV progammes made about our garden. (Sorry they are in French and Dutch)
Photos of flowers and plants in OpdeHaar garden (All photographs on this site have been taken in our garden)
A small selection of highlights in February
On this website you can click on many of the images to get a larger picture and/or a slideshow
This website is best viewed in landscape on mobile devices (smart phones and ipads).
Plant names are purple
Internal links are blue
External links are red