As the eighteenth century poet, William Cowper, said of himself: ‘Gardening was of all employments that in which I succeeded best’.
In the Garden Now …
We have plant lists for you to check the names of plants in the 18th Century Garden and Herb Bed in the Summer House Garden
Pick up our NEW LEAFLET telling you more about William’s interest in his plants and what he grew
How John Newton and William used the garden and the story of the Guinea Orchard