An award-winning 3-acre garden that enjoys a wonderful location overlooking the scenic Shannon Estuary in West Limerick. The dwelling house stands over 200 yards above road level, with the garden descending around this highest point.
The gardens are a haven for enthusiasts and contain a variety of colour through the collections of rhododendrons, camellias, azaleas, bamboos, primulas, poppies and many varieties of tree ferns and grasses.
The garden is divided into different levels with pools and water features among the plants. Roses, clematis, perennials, an arboretum and a large collection of hydrangeas offer interest throughout the flowering seasons. There are many large mature trees including maples, red horse chestnut, palm, oak, monkey puzzle, cedar and magnolia.
Situated: Off the N69, 1.6km on the Limerick side of Foynes.
Knockpatrick Gardens are open April - October. Groups welcome.