On Tuesday, April 8, 2014, I had the great pleasure of speaking for the Noanett Garden Club in the beautiful town of Dedham, Massachusetts at the Community Center there. This is an active and impressive Club. Not only was I the guest speaker, but at the same time they had organized a magnificent exhibit of
On Monday morning, April 7, 2014, I had the great pleasure of speaking to The Cambridge Plant and Garden Club in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Karen Biemann shown standing with me, welcomed us all to her lovely home. Special thanks to Janet Plotkin who invited me to speak and who organized a wonderful day, giving me the
I ended my tour of Florida with a final talk at The Hillsboro Club on the East Coast about an hour or so south of my prior talk in Palm Beach. Over many years, I had heard about the special charms of the Hillsboro Club and indeed, it was every bit as delightful as all
On January 30th, The Society of the Four Arts together with the Garden Club of Palm Beach co-sponsored my book talk in the marvelous, new Dixon Auditorium. Here I am with Molly Charland, the Director of Education for The Society. Fortunately for me, it was a rare rainy day so we had a terrific turn
I had the great pleasure of speaking for the Johann Fust Library Foundation and The Planters of Boca Grande at the Community Center there on January 23. I am with Jon Bednerik, the Executive Director of the Foundation, standing in the lovely courtyard of the Library, dazzled by the beautiful colorful plantings all around me.
It is wonderful to have Rosemary Verey: The Life and Lessons of a Legendary Gardener included in the published list of the Top Ten Garden Books for 2013. See it on the popular gardening blog and website at www.TheGardenInterior.com.
In a recent newsletter of The Garden Conservancy, there are images of the Follies of Gardeners. I was delighted to see the Folly my husband Charlie designed and built at Brush Hill prominently included in the set of six selected. Brush Hill Gardens have been opened as part of the Garden Conservancy’s Open Days Program
More about my talk for Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library for the 50th Anniversary of the Antique Show in Wilmington, Delaware
There was wonderful coverage of my talk for Winterthur in the press and a large add that appeared first in the Green Scene, the magazine published by the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society and then again in the Bulletin of the Garden Club of America.
Winterthur celebrated the 50th Anniversary of its renowned Antiques Show in Wilmington, Delaware on the weekend of November 10th. I had been a long time fan of Winterthur’s marvelous gardens, particularly the extensive woodland underplanted with Azaleas and always looking so natural it seems to have just appears even though many skillful gardeners work hard