July 26, 2021
Touring to Europe for a guided backyard tour is on my want record of dream holidays. Possibly it’s on yours too. Whereas covid precautions and journey restrictions, to not point out value, could preserve practically everybody from reserving such a visit proper now, you’ll be able to nonetheless get pleasure from a wonderful tour, expertly guided, through Carolyn Mullet‘s new e book, Adventures in Eden: An Intimate Tour of the Non-public Gardens of Europe (Timber Press 2020).
Fifty personal gardens in England, Wales, Eire, Scotland, Scandinavia, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Spain, and Italy are showcased on this outsized hardback e book. Some have been created by skilled designers with a lavish allowance, others by beginner gardeners with drive and imaginative and prescient, constructing over time on a shoestring finances. All share a recent spirit, having been created or reworked throughout the final 25 years. All are also open to the general public sooner or later every year, so you’ll be able to add each to your dream trip.
A retired backyard designer and Maryland-based proprietor of CarexTours, a global backyard tour