VIDEO - Spring scenes in Wakehurst

A carpet of 15,000 cyclamen currently welcomes visitors at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew’s country estate at Wakehurst Place, near Ardingly.

The cyclamen planting is believed to be the largest of its kind in the country.

There are some 100,000 snowdrops as well.

The scenes would have very different later on in the week after the heavy snowfall.

A carpet of 15,000 cyclamen currently welcomes visitors at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew’s country estate at Wakehurst Place, near Ardingly. The cyclamen planting is believed to be the largest of its kind in the country. There are some 100,000 snowdrops as well.

Crocuses at Wakehurst Place, Sussex

Crocuses at Wakehurst Place, Sussex