January 11, 2023 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Zoom - link will be sent to members
The story of great Irish gardens is often one of highs and lows, the flourishing of a vision coupled with the money to make it happen sometimes followed by decay or almost total erasure. Find out more about Mount Stewart, often acclaimed as one of the best gardens in Britain and Ireland, the significance of Rostrevor now sadly lost, and the exciting new developments planned for both Castlewellan and Brook Hall in Derry.
Neil Porteus is a plantsman and historic gardens consultant. He was formerly the National Trust’s Gardens Advisor and Head Gardener at Mount Stewart. Recently he has been advising on the restoration of Annes Grove garden in Co Cork and the development of Brook Hall in Derry.