Monthly Archives: March 2017

March Extra II

The Oxford Literary Festival: 25 March – 2 April 2017 Amongst the wide range of writers appearing at this year’s Oxford Literary Festival are three in particular that may be of interest to garden historians: 25th March: Dan Pearson on … Continue reading

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March Extra

NEW COURSES The Garden History Grapevine are offering two new courses on the History of Public Parks. (1) on five Mondays between April 3 and 22 May 2017 (2) 19 September – 5 December 2017 For full details of topics, dates, times … Continue reading

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MARCH 2017

2017 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Joseph Dalton Hooker (1817 – 1911) A small exhibition about Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Victorian botanist, plant hunter and Director of the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, will open at the Shirley Sherwood Gallery, … Continue reading

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