It is not always easy to tell what will be a good talk. Yesterday evening’s talk by Professor Tooley was really fascinating. It wasn’t just the interesting snippets about the plants, her various gardens and the things that influenced her interest and choice of plants but his observations about the importance of hands on gardening and learning by doing.
And whilst Professor Tooley didn’t have too high an opinion of Rosa ‘Gertrude Jekyll’
This list of plants selected and bred by Gertrude Jekyll is available on the web-site news section.