“365 Days of Colour in Your Garden – Plants, Tips and Techniques for Year-Round Colour” by Nick Bailey
In his talk, ‘365 Days of Colour in Your Garden’, BBC Gardeners’ World presenter Nick Bailey discusses how to plant and manage your garden, whatever its size, to ensure year-round colour and interest. Initially explaining simple colour theory principles and how to apply them to your garden, the talk goes on to highlight beautiful plants and planting combinations for every season no matter what type of garden you have.
Nick was exceedingly entertaining and full of down to earth advice. A fabulous talk.’ Somerset Garden Club.
Venue: Duckett’s Grove, Kneesatown near Carlow Town, R93 RF80.
Guided tour of Duckett’s Grove available at 12.30 p.m. and 2.30 p.m. each Friday to Sunday with an additional tour at 4.30 p.m. on July 30th 2023. Meet at The Tourist Office in the courtyard of Duckett’s Grove. Admission free. https://duckettsgrove.digitickets.co.uk/tickets
A dedicated tea room in Duckett’s Grove serves a variety of lunches, speciality teas, coffees and delicious cakes. Pre-booking recommended. www.thelazyriver.com
NicAngles Candles located in the courtyard of Duckett’s Grove make individual hand-marble, fragrance-free, Irish-made dinner candles creating unique patterns on each. This attractive craft unit features a selection of gift ideas from other crafters. www.nicangelscandles.com