Mary Keen at Hardymount Gardens
Loosening up the Garden
Daily Telegraph gardening columnist, author and leading gardening designer Mary Keen pays her first visit to the Carlow Garden Festival. As gardeners get older, Mary explains how to stay in touch with the times, moving towards a more natural type of gardening, that is more fashionable than high maintenance. Learn how to manage your time more efficiently but yet create an equally enjoyable and stunning gardening space.
Ireland’s Ancient East is renowned for its local fresh produce and tasty specialities – there are few places that you will enjoy a more delicious high afternoon tea than at Hardymount Gardens, where Sheila Reeves Smyth and her daughters prepare a sumptuous spread, that is enjoyed by all on the lawn area.
Venue: Hardymount Gardens, Tullow, Co. Carlow
GPS: 52.798787, -6.762269
Time: 3 p.m.
Admission: €10 includes afternoon tea on the lawn
Contact: 059 915 1769