Tuesday, 30 October 2018

George Plumptre's article on Villa Lante in Country Life:

Full details of: Country Life, Gardens of Rome & Lazio with George Plumptre, 5th May;
FOR FULL DETAILS OF THESE TOURS, GO TO THE NEW BOXWOOD TOURS WEB SITE
Sue & Brian & the Boxwood Team look forward to welcoming you on a
Boxwood Quality Garden Holiday in 2019......

Thursday, 11 October 2018

LAUNCH: Early Season Tours, 2019

The new Boxwood Tours 2019 early season tour programme:
Gardens Illustrated: The Cornwall Early Spring Collection with Annie Guilfoyle, 9th April;
Telegraph: Gardens of Marrakech with Helen Yemm, 27th April;
Country Life: Garden of Rome & Lazio with George Plumptre, 5th May;
Telegraph: Gardens of Provence with Helen Yemm, 20th May;
Gardens Illustrated: 'The English Rose II' with Michael Marriott, 11th June;
Boxwood Tours: 'Wessex Garden Tales' with Stephen Anderton, 17th June;
HORTUS goes to the Azores with David Wheeler, 24 June;
Cheshire Life: A Country Garden Collection with Stephen Anderton, 2 July.
FOR FULL DETAILS OF THESE TOURS, GO TO THE NEW BOXWOOD TOURS WEB SITE
Sue & Brian & the Boxwood Team look forward to welcoming you on a
Boxwood Quality Garden Holiday in 2019
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Tuesday, 25 September 2018

PREVIEW: Early Season Tours, 2019



































Just a taste of some of the new 2019 early season tour programme,
full details to be finalised & published mid-October:

Gardens Illustrated: The Cornwall Early Spring Collection with Annie Guilfoyle, 9th April;

Telegraph: Gardens of Marrakech with Helen Yemm, 27th April;

Country Life: Garden of Rome & Lazio with George Plumptre, 5th May;

Telegraph: Gardens of Provence with Helen Yemm, 20th May;

Gardens Illustrated: 'The English Rose II' with Michael Marriott, 11th June;

Boxwood Tours: 'Wessex Garden Tales' with Stephen Anderton, 17th June;

HORTUS goes to the Azores with David Wheeler, 24 June;

Cheshire Life: A Country Garden Collection with Stephen Anderton, 2 July.  

Sue & Brian & the Boxwood Team look forward to welcoming you on a Boxwood Quality Garden Tour in 2019......

Monday, 20 August 2018

Thinnings....

Meet Chris Crowder, Head Gardener at Levens Hall
Head Gardener, Chris Crowder clipping one of the famous Levens Hall yews.......






















For the past 25 years since leaving Kew, Chris has been in charge of trimming the ancient and distinctive yew at Levens, as well as the seasonal planting in the box edged beds. To read more about Chris's work at Levens, click the following link: Thinnings..

Travellers on the upcoming Telegraph 'Lakeland Collection'  tour will meet Chris, as well as Abi & Tom and many other gardeners and garden owners in this uniquely beautiful part of Britain.
To read full details of this tour, click the following link: The Telegraph Lakeland Collection, 21-24 September

Thursday, 12 July 2018

Read Tom Attwood's article: Fail-safe Borders

MEET ABI & TOM AND MANY OTHER LAKELAND GARDENERS THIS SEPTEMBER


The Telegraph Lakeland Collection with Helen Yemm

Wednesday, 27 June 2018


JOIN DAVID IN SEPTEMBER ON 'THIS MOST INSPIRING OF GARDEN TOURS'

HORTUS goes to the Southern Netherlands

Thursday, 26 April 2018

Italian Tours Update

Book Early!
We advise early booking as, of the early season tours, only the June English Garden History tour has any remaining space. The 4 late season tours are filling fast with only a few rooms now available on the 2 Italian garden tours: Gardens Illustrated, 'Gardens of the Italian Lakes' and the COUNTRY LIFE tour of the 'Gardens of Amalfi & the Bay of Naples'.

Italy Tours: Back-to-Back Offer
We are assisting travellers booking on both tours with flights from Milan to Naples to give 10 glorious days of Italian Garden visits staying in some of the best hotels in Italy.... Contact the Boxwood office for more details.

STOP PRESS: Only 1 single place now available for this offer.....

New Articles
There are now 2 articles written for COUNTRY LIFE by Steven Desmond available to read via the following links:

'Capri's Precious Masterpiece'; Villa San Michele, by Steven Desmond

'One of the great gardens of the world'; Steven Desmond on La Mortella

Hotel Santa Caterina: Just one of the superb hotels to be enjoyed on the 'Amalfi & Bay of Naples' tour in October.....