Ancient Roots: Exploring Roman Gardens, the Seeds of Modern Gardens
Start date: 12th Jan 2021
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Duration: 4 weeks
Tutor: Gillian Hovell
Course code: 21SP015
Four 2-hour sessions, discovering how Roman gardens planted the seeds for our modern gardens;
We explore the history of ancient gardens, Roman formal garden design and its place in society (reflecting on our own gardens too!), then Kitchen Gardens and finally the sometimes surprising uses made from the various herbal products in Potions, Poisons & Poultices.
Join me for a timeless journey into the wonders of the ancient gardening world.