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Talking Gardens

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Talking Gardens – GLOSS READER EVENT

Join us for a Talking Gardens event – including talks by Diarmuid Gavin and lunch, afternoon tea or botanical dinner that the idyllic Cliff at Lyons in Co Kildare Tuesday 26 June – Sunday 1 July.

 

Whether you are designing a new garden, refreshing an established one, starting your own kitchen garden, planning to grow unusual veg, want to know what herbs will grow best in your Irish garden or are curious about trends in garden landscaping and design, you will want to attend our TALKING GARDENS FESTIVAL at CLIFF AT LYONS.

The events range in price from €50 to €75 per person and there is also a reduced residential package available at Cliff at Lyons for an additional €180 B&B in a Lilypond Room for two people on the evening of the Talking Garden events.

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SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

This stunning venue is the perfect place to be inspired to beautify your own garden with inspiring contributions from plantspeople and garden designers as well as opportunities to see and buy accessories, plants and garden gifts.

TALKING GARDENS

“A Chelsea Flower Show Odyssey”
Chelsea gold medal winner Diarmuid
Gavin recounts his adventures at the
world’s most famous gardening event,
revealing the challenges and drama
of creating a garden for the Chelsea
Flower Show. He will also share trends
in garden design and practical advice
on planting, including the must-have
plants from Chelsea 2018.

TALKING GARDENS

“Starting Your Own Kitchen Garden”
with Head Gardener Seamus Bradley
in the EDIBLE GARDEN

LUNCH

Alfresco Grill served in the
DOVETAIL garden

FLORAL MASTERCLASS

Tips and tricks from expert florist Lorcan Burke

BROWSE

A Summer Art Exhibition by Brenda Harris

ENJOY

A mini botanical treatment and natural
skincare talk at The Well in The Garden*

SHOP

Plants and gifts at a special Summer Garden Market

TALKING GARDENS

“Starting Your Own Kitchen Garden” with Head Gardener Seamus Bradley in the EDIBLE GARDEN

AFTERNOON TEA

Floral/botanical afternoon tea served in The Orangery

FLORAL MASTERCLASS

Tips and tricks from expert florist Lorcan Burke

BROWSE

A Summer Art Exhibition by Brenda Harris

ENJOY

A mini botanical treatment and natural
skincare talk at The Well in The Garden*

SHOP

Plants and gifts at a special Summer Garden Market

APERITIF

Enjoy a Botanical cocktail in the FIG BAR

TALKING GARDENS

“Glamorous Garden Style” Designer Diarmuid Gavin takes us on a journey to the most elegant gardens of the world, examining the ideas and planting schemes on which these gardens are based. He will also suggest elements and ideas from grand gardens which will translate beautifully to your own.

A SPECIAL SUPPER

Botanical dining by Head Chef Nathan Dimond with organic wine pairing by organic wine expert Pascal Rossignol in THE ORANGERY

TALKING GARDENS

“The Modern Garden” Martin Brady of DigbyBrady Landscape Architects and Garden Design combines classic and contemporary design ideas with sound
advice for creating a modern garden.

TALKING GARDENS

“Starting Your Own Kitchen Garden” with Head Gardener Seamus Bradley in the EDIBLE GARDEN

LUNCH

Taste of the Garden served in THE ORANGERY

FLORAL MASTERCLASS

Tips and tricks from expert florist Lorcan Burke

BROWSE

A Summer Art Exhibition by Brenda Harris

ENJOY

A mini botanical treatment and natural
skincare talk at The Well in The Garden*

SHOP

Plants and gifts at a special Summer Garden Market

Afternoon Tea
The Potager Garden
The Well in the Garden
Brenda Harris
The Orangery
The Pantry
The Potager Garden
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