Dear Friend and Gardener

In this exchange of personal letters two of Britain's leading gardeners - Christopher Lloyd and Beth Chatto - share their successes and failures, and learn from each other's experiences in their two very different gardens.

Dear Friend and Gardener

Dear Friend and Gardener is a lively exchange of letters between Christopher Lloyd and Beth Chatto, two long-established friends and distinguished gardeners.

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Dear Friend and Gardener
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Beth Chatto, Christopher Lloyd
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-04 - Publisher: Aurum

Dear Friend and Gardener is a lively exchange of letters between Christopher Lloyd and Beth Chatto, two long-established friends and distinguished gardeners.
Christopher Lloyd
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Stephen Anderton
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-04 - Publisher: Random House

Christopher Lloyd (Christo) was one of the greatest English gardeners of the twentieth century, perhaps the finest plantsman of them all. His creation is the garden at Great Dixter in East Sussex, and it is a tribute to his vision and achievement that, after his death in 2006, the Heritage
A Little History of British Gardening
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Jenny Uglow
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-31 - Publisher: Random House

This January, get out in the garden and discover the history hidden in the hedges. Did the Romans have rakes? Did the monks get muddy? Did potatoes seem really, really weird when they arrived on our shores? Drawn from Jenny Uglow's own love for plants, this lively 'potted' history of
Beatrix Potter's Gardening Life
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Marta McDowell
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-08 - Publisher: Timber Press

A New York Times Bestseller There aren’t many books more beloved than The Tale of Peter Rabbit and even fewer authors as iconic as Beatrix Potter. Her characters—Peter Rabbit, Jemima Puddle Duck, and all the rest—exist in a charmed world filled with flowers and gardens. In Beatrix Potter’s Gardening Life,
Great British Gardeners
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Vanessa Berridge
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-15 - Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

Through the stories of twenty-six inspiring figures - from ‘Capability’ Brown, Humphry Repton and Vita Sackville-West to lesser known figures, and present-day gardeners such as Beth Chatto and John Brookes - this book brings the colourful history of British gardening to life.