This year we’re hosting three expert, online lectures aimed at offering you an illuminating, entertaining and inspiring look into creating great gardens.


And now there's just one more lecture go!

Following our fantastic lectures from Katy Merrington of The Hepworth Garden, Wakefield and Fergus Garrett of Great Dixter, the next in our series is with Troy Scott-Smith, head gardener at Iford Manor and former head gardener at both Sissinghurst and Bodnant.

Gardens Illustrated Masterclass 2021 #3

“How to use old roses in a modern garden"

With Troy Scott Smith, head gardener at Iford Manor Gardens.

Find out more about Troy Scott Smith and his lecture here. And buy your ticket to his Masterclass here.

Length: 1 hour

Cost: £15

Date: Wednesday 23rd June 2021, 6pm UK

How it works

Once you sign up, you will receive an email with the details of the event which you can save into your calendar, and a link to join the masterclass. When the Masterclass begins, click the link that was in your email and you'll be put straight through to the event.

You will be reminded an hour before the masterclass starts, so you don't forget.

You can submit questions during the event.

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Daniel GriffithsDigital Editor

Daniel Griffiths is a veteran journalist who has worked on some of the biggest home and entertainment brands in the world. He is a serial house-renovator and home improvement expert, taking on everything from interior design and DIY to landscape gardening and garden design.