Mount Usher Gardens
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Mount Usher Gardens are privately owned gardens laid out along the banks of the Vartry River in Ashford, County Wicklow. They measure 20 acres and contain approximately 5,000 different species of plants and trees.
Mount Usher Gardens contains many different species of plants and trees including many rhododendrons, magnolias, camellias, eucryphia and shrubs.
Water forms an essential part of the scenery with cascades and suspension bridge visible from many sections. Mount Usher is a wild Robinsonian garden dating from approximately 1860. There is a spacious tearoom and a shopping courtyard.
In addition to the Gardens, Mount Usher offers a comprehensive home produced menu in the Avoca Garden Café, as well as a Shopping Courtyard which opens all year round. There is ample car parking and the Gardens are within easy reach of Dublin.