2018 Plantsman's Days
11.00am-3.30pm - Last Wednesday of every month from April - September
Talks & Demonstrations with Marina Christopher
May 30th 2018: The Chelsea Flower Show 2018 – trials and tribulations of growing for the show gardens.
June 27th 2018: Trial of the trefoils. This season I am trying several interesting clover species.
July 25th 2018: Growing for Hampton Court Flower Show – British Natives to the fore.
August 29th 2018: The Salvia and Mint family. Caviar for the pollinators.
September 26th 2018: Late summer daisies steal the show.
Guided Gardens Tours with Marina Christopher
2.00pm - 2.30pm
Walled garden designed by Piet Oudolf (April, June and August)
The dynamic inner walled garden is constantly changing. When planted in 1997, this was the first naturalistic garden designed by Piet Oudolf in Britain.
Front garden designed by Christopher Bradley-Hole (May, July and September)
Designed with a formal grid pattern of square flowerbeds with a central seating area and pool. Predominantly grasses interspersed with small bursts of colour in the red and yellow spectrum.
Lunch 12.30pm - 2.00pm
Delicious fare available at £16/head to include morning coffee plus a two-course lunch.
Lunches must be pre-booked a week in advance by telephoning Marina on 01420 560695 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to ensure a place.