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Whats coming…

New Sculpture, Walks and Talks, NGS days, Garden Talks. NGS The next NGS day is Sunday 5th August 2018 We are open from 11 – 6, we have plants for sale and there will be tea, coffee and cake. Come … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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

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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

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