Garden Experiences in Ballyhoura

Ballyhoura is filled with idyllic gardens that showcase the beauty of our country. From quirky fairy gardens to precise landscaping, discover the picturesque gardens that Ballyhoura has to offer.

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Terra Nova Gardens

Dromin South, Kilmallock, County Limerick

Discover the magic of Terra Nova Fairy Garden, located in Kilmallock, Co. Limerick. This enchanted woodland, filled with pixies and fairies is surrounded by spectacular tropical and seasonal plantings.

Follow the weaving paths to explore the exciting elements of the garden, which is situated in front of a magical Fairy Fort that has been around for thousands of years!

Why not stop off at the Hobbit Tea House on Bilbo’s Bag End to relax and take in the mystical surroundings! Terra Nova Gardens is home to Ireland's largest Fairy Gift shop, meaning that you can then take some of the magic home with you, by purchasing your very own fairy door or fairy house!

Terra Nova Gardens is open by appointment and their online Fairy Gift Shop is available for home delivery or click-and-collect. They will be re-opening on the 14th of May- check out their announcement here




Coolwater Garden Cherry Blossom

Coolwater Garden

Fedamore, Cloughadoolarty, Co. Limerick

Coolwater Garden is a unique, privately-owned garden, located on half an acre of land, in Cloughadoolarty Co. Limerick. This is no ordinary garden, as it is based around two beautiful ponds, which gives it its name of being a water garden.

Featuring breathtaking landscaping, it is creatively designed to submerge its visitors into its zen surroundings. Coolwater Garden is filled with unique flowers and wildlife that allows you to nourish your creative spirit and get inspiration for your garden at home. Coolwater Garden offers tours of its garden and is open to groups by appointment.

Coolwater is open from Wednesday, the 28th of April, subject to whatever restrictions are in place at the time. Wednesday to Saturday by appointment, made a couple of days in advance.



Ahern nursery

Ahern Nurseries

Sherin's Cross, Kilmallock, Co. Limerick

The Ahern Nursery & Plant Centre is a veritable paradise for any plants person. Established in 1992 and are very proud to be able to grow top quality plants that are suited to the local climate whilst also providing excellent value for money. With over 25 years of experience in this business, they can guarantee you a wealth of knowledge and practical advice. They go the extra mile to ensure you get the garden you've always wanted. And they deliver straight to your door!

Wander around growing tunnels bursting with flowers, lose yourself amongst the outdoor herbaceous beds and let your senses be tickled by the sounds and scents of our busy plant centre.

Open Monday to Saturday 9.30am to 6pm

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