A slide/talk presentation can add immeasurably to the
enjoyment and discovery of the ‘glory of the garden’. For more information on these and other presentations I give, please refer to:
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Great Gardeners - From Capability Brown to Prince Charles
are as many ways to design a garden, as there are flowers to plant in it.
What makes the difference from a mundane plot to inspired planting? See
how garden design developed from the 18th c. to the present day, beautifully
illustrated with slides. Franki will highlight the main movers in garden
Victorian Gardening - Fads & Fashions
out the true story of Garden Gnomes, little gnome facts! Ever wondered
why the inventor of the lawn mower would wait till nightfall before experimenting
with his new invention? What is the meaning of carpet-bedding?
The Victorians took from many sources, mythology, scientific discoveries,
periods of history; all was sifted and re-created for their own delight.
Using slides Franki plots the development of gardening in the 19th century.