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If you are coming to Kent a visit to Iden Croft Herbs is a must.

We are close to Maidstone on the Hastings Road (A229) in the pretty wealden village of Staplehurst.
Just follow the brown and white tourist signs south of the village.

Iden Croft Herbs, Frittenden Road, Staplehurst, Kent. TN12 0DH

If using our postcode with your SAT NAV the directions are accurate - we are at the end of a private drive just past the BUPA nursing home at Staplehurst Manor

 

Trains from London, Charing Cross 1hr approx.

Trains from Ashford Eurostar Link 30 mins approx

(Taxis are usually available from the station)
No.5 bus from Hastings (Northbound) or Maidstone (Southbound)


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2014 NURSERY OPENING TIMES  - MARCH to SEPTEMBER

Monday, Tuesday & Friday 11 am - 5 pm

Saturday, Sunday & Bank Holidays 11 am - 5pm.

Closed Wednesdays & Thursdays

2014 GARDEN INFORMATION

The Walled Garden is open throughout the Summer holidays for picnics & garden games.

(see our news page for more details) Free entry

There is no time limit, bring a picnic and stay as long as you like. (Gates do close at 5pm!)

THE NATIONAL COLLECTIONS WILL BE ON DISPLAY ON SPECIFIC 'OPEN DAYS' ONLY THIS YEAR   

See press for details or check back regularly for updates

** Mint Collection Event over August Bank Holiday Weekend (see our news page for more details)

Good disabled access with ramps and level paths. Toilet for disabled visitors, use of wheelchair on request, plenty of seating in the gardens.

We have a small light refreshment area within the shop and a tea terrace OPEN Friday to Tuesday (including weekends) during the Summer holidays with plenty of seating outside in fine weather.

We serve tea, coffee, herb teas, soft drinks, ice cream, a selection of delicious homemade cakes and our speciality, Kentish Cream Teas

The shop is filled with interesting herby products, herbal remedies, gifts, herb, wildflower and vegetable seeds, books, crystals, cards, local honey - we even have a 'collector's corner' this year