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British Flowers Week with Cathy Marchant, a talk on British Flowers

  • Palace House Palace Street Newmarket, England, CB8 8EP United Kingdom (map)

Horticulturalist Cathy Marchant will be giving a talk on a brief history of flower growing in the UK and its demise during the war.

Cathy Marchant grew up in Yorkshire and some of her earliest memories are of her childhood garden, a trained fashion designer Cathy now runs the Midnight Flower Garden farm in an old walled garden designed by Lancelot Capability Brown in Cowlinge, Suffolk. Cathy will be discussing a brief history of flower growing in the UK and its demise during the war as well as the rise of the new type of British flower farms, the year in the garden and the flowers that she herself grows.

Set in the stunning surroundings of King Charles II’s racing palace in Newmarket this is a unique opportunity to enjoy this fascinating talk in royal surroundings.

Cost: £15

Book your ticket now: by calling 01638 667 314 or go to palacehousenewmarket.co.uk