Above image shows the parterre garden at Charlcote House


Today was the first day of the tour in which rain featured throughout. However, we progressed as follows:

First to Hidcote Manor Garden near Chipping Campden.This garden was created over a period of 30 years commencing 1907 by one Major Lawrence Johnston. During the 1920s Major Johnston travelled the world selecting plants for his creation which became one of England’s great Art & Crafts gardens.

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