The Gardens are divided into two main sections, the Walled Garden and the Lower Garden. The range of plantings throughout both these areas ensures there is always something of interest, whatever the season.
The Walled Garden houses scientific and heritage collections. These include the Taxonomic Beds, Geographic Collections, the Hardy Euphorbia Collection, Medicinal Plants, the 1648 Collection and the Woodland Walk.
The Lower Garden comprises of the ornamental and thematic collections. These include the Herbaceous Border, Rock Garden, Gin Border, the Plants that Changed the World display, the Merton Borders, Autumn Border, Water Garden, Oxfordshire Meadows and the Orchard.
For a list of species growing in the Merton Borders, click here.