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Gardens through Time


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4/7. Architect Edwin Lutyens and garden designer Gertrude Jekyll joined forces to craft a quintessential house-and-garden style in the first part of the 20th century that, arguably, continues to dominate landscaping today. Diarmuid Gavin creates a herbaceous border using Jekyll's ideas about colour and shape, and plants shrubs on either side of a Lutyens-inspired water rill, which leads down to a sunken pool. Meanwhile Jane Owen visits the exuberant garden at Nymans in West Sussex.
Director Helga Berry ; Producer Hannah Wyatt RT DIRECT: Gardens through Time book available for £ 20 inc p&p. To order call [number removed] (national rate)


Unknown: Edwin Lutyens
Designer: Gertrude Jekyll
Unknown: Diarmuid Gavin
Unknown: Jane Owen
Director: Helga Berry
Producer: Hannah Wyatt

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