Members’ Open Garden Sunday 26 July

Adrian and Clare de Baat are pleased to announce that following a government relaxation of the lockdown conditions they will be opening the garden for the National Garden Scheme as planned on Sunday, 26th July. Special arrangements will apply for this opening and full details of these can be found at the National Garden Scheme website.Continue reading “Members’ Open Garden Sunday 26 July”

Herts/Bucks border garden open for NGS

Diana Garner has been welcoming visitors to her garden in Cholesbury since the beginning of July. Montana will continue to open on Wednesday and Sunday mornings until the end of the month. Tickets must be prebooked. These are available to buy from the NGS website here   Remember that Adrian & Claire de Baat will beContinue reading “Herts/Bucks border garden open for NGS”

More members’ gardens open for NGS

Patt & Roger Trigg will be opening their garden at Morning Light, 7 Armitage Close, Loudwater, Rickmansworth WD3 4HL for the National Garden Scheme on Sunday 19th July, by pre-booked tickets only. These are available to buy from the NGS website here   Advance notice that Adrian & Claire de Baat will be opening their Welwyn Garden City garden theContinue reading “More members’ gardens open for NGS”

Barn Garden Open Days at Tom Stuart-Smiths Garden near St Albans

Heather spotted this, the garden is very near St Albans and well worth visiting, original source over here: http://www.gardenmuseum.org.uk/page/garden-open-days A Day in the Garden with Tom Stuart-Smith and the Garden Museum 12 May, 14 July and 15 September 2014 Come and spend a day with one of Britain’s most influential contemporary landscape designers, Tom Stuart-Smith. AsContinue reading “Barn Garden Open Days at Tom Stuart-Smiths Garden near St Albans”

Members Garden Appearance in Hertfordshire Life (The De Baat’s)

In this months October edition of Hertfordshire Life is a feature on Adrian and Clare De Baat’s garden in Digswell Road WGC. The photos are by Adrian himself. The De Baat’s garden is next open on Sunday October 20th between 2 and 5pm; details can be seen at the NGS page or at Adriaan’s ownContinue reading “Members Garden Appearance in Hertfordshire Life (The De Baat’s)”

Gardeners World Appearance

The gardens of Herts HPS members Adrian de Baat and Julie Wise are to be featured on Gardener’s World, as one of four short inset films on garden design styles to be screened at the beginning of the Spring 2013 series. The two gardens have been selected to illustrate the naturalistic or ‘prairie’ style ofContinue reading “Gardeners World Appearance”

Members Open Garden : Visit Report, Bromley Hall

Members Open Garden – A Personal View During August I looked at the garden and wondered what on earth had made me offer to open the garden to Hardy Plant Society members in September.   This year wild life had done its worst!  A Muntjac deer had deposited its baby underneath the paeonies, rabbits abounded throughoutContinue reading “Members Open Garden : Visit Report, Bromley Hall”