Advantages Rare and interesting plants, fun features, cheap entrance fee.
Disadvantages Some sections are scrappy to look at and haven't been maintained as well as they should be
Ever since living in Sheffield in my late teens I have always enjoyed a visit to a Botanical Garden or Botty Garden which is an affectionate term our family use to describe this type of garden. The one on Clarkehouse Road in south Sheffield has always been my favourite and although having seen a couple in Poland I hadn't actually visited the one belonging to the University in Warsaw. I had walked past it several times on my way to Lazienki Park as it is right next door but never ventured further than the main entrance. A few weeks ago I decided to go and take a look mainly out of curiosity but ...