• Plant Conservation: Can we meet the great challenges we face? A talk by Ian Wright (National Trust). Tuesday 30th January 2018. See Events section for information.
Devon Gardens Trust is devoted to the preservation and enhancement of gardens in the UK county of Devon

Events

Plant Conservation - can we meet the great challenges we face?
Tuesday, 30 January, 2018 - 14:00

Plant Conservation - can we meet the great challenges we face

A talk by Ian Wright, Lead Garden Adviser for the NT in the SW & Wales

Historic parks...

All Around is Fairy Ground: Repton & the Regency Garden.
Tuesday, 27 February, 2018 - 14:00 to 16:00

All Around is Fairy Ground: Repton & the Regency Garden.  
An illustrated talk by Dr Laura Mayer 

Humphry Repton (1752 – 1818) ambitiously named himself Capability Brown’s successor: the century’s next...

Private tour of Antony; formal gardens and woodland
Tuesday, 27 March, 2018 (All day)

Private tour of Antony; formal gardens and woodland
with Sir Richard Carew Pole and Nick Allison, NT Head Gardener

The Antony estate has been in the Carew family since the sixteenth century...

Private tour of Blackpool Gardens
Tuesday, 17 April, 2018 (All day)

Private Tour of Blackpool Gardens
with Sir Geoffrey Newman

In 1896 Robert Lydston Newman, then Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, began creating a plantsman’s garden on land bought one hundred years...