Category Archives: Talks

Talk: Between a Bog and a Hard Rock

Christina shows in this talk the development and inspiration behind the making of Dyffryn Fernant Garden, which she started from a wilderness in 1996. Dyffryn Fernant, Christina’s garden, is a personal statement, her response to the landscape in which it … Continue reading

Evented in Talks | Comments Off on Talk: Between a Bog and a Hard Rock

Gardens in Normandy: The Famous, Infamous, Ancient & Modern

A personal selection of some lesser-known gardens in Normandy, from the 17th century Chateau Brecy to the 20th century Jardin Plume, the making of which started in 1996, the same year as Dyffryn Fernant.               … Continue reading

Evented in Talks | Leave a comment

Whats coming…

Walks and Talks, New Sculpture, Garden Talks. Walks and Talks; Our final Walk and Talk for 2018 is Sunday September 16th 2018 2-4pm The garden in Autumn. We will meet in the Library for refreshments and an introduction. Christina will then … Continue reading

Evented in Archive, Talks | Leave a comment

Walk and Talk Sunday 16th September

The garden in Autumn. Our final Walk and Talk for 2018 is on Sunday September 16th 2-4pm We will meet in the Library for refreshments and an introduction. Christina will then lead an informal walk, taking an intimate look around the … Continue reading

Evented in Archive, Talks | Leave a comment

Spring Walk and Talk Sunday 20th May 2018 2-4 pm

  Join Christina Shand, the creator of the garden, for an intimate look at Dyffryn Fernant in Spring. Meet in the library for refreshments, then during a walk Christina will highlight the best seasonal plants and discuss how she grows … Continue reading

Evented in Archive, Talks | Leave a comment

Talk at Aberarth Village Hall

Christina gave her talk ‘Between a Bog and a Hard Rock’, about the making of the garden, on 13th November at Aberarth Village Hall. The talk was well attended by local garden enthusiasts who enjoyed the afternoon. “Wonderful talk and an inspiration.”… … Continue reading

Evented in Archive, Talks | Leave a comment