The Remarkable Miss Jekyll: a talk by Cherrill Sands

Date: Wednesday 28 February 2024

Club: Epsom Garden Society

Contact: Catherine Flitter

Phone: 07821-277708


Epsom Garden Society are holding this meeting at 10.15am (ready for a 10.30am start), at at Epsom Sports Club, Woodcote Road, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7QN.  Entry is £2 for members, £3 for non-members.

Our favourite Garden historian, Cherrill be returning to give us an insight into the remarkable Gertrude Jekyll. Gertrude Jekyll is known primarily today as a garden designer and plantswoman, though she was also a talented artist and photographer. As a key figure in the Arts & Crafts Movement, Miss Jekyll also created designs for embroidery, jewellery, ceramics and wallpaper. This talk explores her designs, planting plans and some surviving gardens.
There will be a raffle at this meeting. Contributions gratefully received.