posted on 23/01/17
Amanda explains what is so unique about the gardens in the Veneto region, as well as how history and topography strongly influenced their design. She gives a taster of some of the highlights of this tour, such as the man-made underground caves below the Villa Frassanelle, complete with lakes and stalactites, and the world’s oldest botanical gardens in Padua. She goes onto describe her London Gardens Walk, which explores a variety of hidden green spaces in the Capital.
Amanda Patton is a garden designer, writer, broadcaster and artist. A member of the Society of Garden Designers and member of the Garden Media Guild, she has created Show Gardens at Chelsea and Hampton Court and has designed over 100 gardens.
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