Ethne Clarke - Hidcote: The Making of a Garden

All Kansas City Public Library locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 26, and will remain closed all day Thursday, November 27, for Thanksgiving.

Renowned gardening expert Ethne Clarke discusses her book Hidcote, which tells the story of Hidcote Manor Garden, one of the most influential English gardens of the 20th century.
Sunday, June 26, 2011
2:00pm @ Central Library

Gardening expert Ethne Clarke discusses her book Hidcote: The Making of a Garden.

Hidcote is the first biography of Major Lawrence Johnston, a British soldier who established the Hidcote Manor Garden that is now in the care of the National Trust in the UK. Clarke is the editor in chief of Organic Gardening magazine and winner of the 1987 Angel Literary Award for Art of the Kitchen Garden.

Co-sponsored by the Garden Center Association of Greater Kansas City and the Friends of the Kansas City Public Library.