Garden Flower photography workshop with Bernard van Giessen

Garden Flower photography workshop with Bernard van Giessen

21st of May 2017 This workshop is suitable for both beginners and advanced photographers. Topics include composition, light, macro techniques and general camera settings. This hands-on workshop is designed to improve your existing camera skills and to strengthen your visual awareness. Whether you have a top of the range DSLR, or a camera phone, you are guaranteed to go home…

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April 2017 Newsletter

April 2017 Newsletter Gardens are open! The gardens are officially open from 1st April and our spring garden is looking particularly lovely this year. Another date for your diary is the April 9th.  As I am sure you already know we hold a number of ‘Special Sunday Open Days‘ every year and we kick off our season this year on April…

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Top 8 Plant Lovers garden to Visit – The English Garden

Top 8 Plant Lovers garden to Visit – The English Garden

HUNTING BROOK GARDEN, CO WICKLOW, IRELAND Hunting Brook Garden. Photo: Jimi BlakeHunting Brook Gardens is a plant-lover’s paradise. It consists of five acres of botanical herbaceous gardens and 15 acres of woodland and valleys. Jimi Blake, owner and plantsman, has collected plants and created ideas over the years from his foreign expeditions. “I spent 25 years collecting every plant I…

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Great Gardens of Yorkshire

Great Gardens of Yorkshire

Thursday 27th to Sunday 30th July 2017 Tour highlights: Scampston Hall – One of Piet Oudolf’s most famous gardens Mount St John – Designer Tom Stuart Smith’s Masterpiece Dove Cottage Gardens and Nursery – Jimi’s favourite nursery and contemporary garden in the UK Yorkshire Arboretum – A morning with Dr John Grimshaw (Director) Harlow Carr – Royal Horticulture Society showpiece garden…

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Tour to The Gardens of Cornwall

Tour to The Gardens of Cornwall

Update: This tour is now full but send us an email if you would like to go on the waiting list. Flight from Dublin to Newquay arrives on the 5th May at 10.20am Friday, 5th May 2017 – Tregrehan and The Lost Gardens of Heligan On arrival we will be met by our private coach which will then take us…

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