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The Curious Gardeners
Guy Cooper and Gordon Taylor, garden designers extraordinaire, are the horticultural equivalent of the Two Fat Ladies and will present a peak-time series about garden design for the BBC starting in April 2001. New to television, and also 'of a certain age', they have been driving in a beautiful 1960s Alvis sports car around the gardens of Britain - the traditional, the ...more
Published February 15th 2001 by Headline
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I found myself becoming thoroughly absorbed in this book about eccentric, dedicated British gardeners & their extraordinarily diverse & beautiful gardens. Funnily enough, when I first brought this book home from the Library my husband made much of it's cover which includes the picture of a 1960s Alvis sports car. He just about swooned! The authors traveled around Britain in this Alvis visiting gardens of many varieties. They write with wit about the eccentric owners of these diverse ...more