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Ursula Buchan talks about her latest book: A Green and Pleasant Land

4th October 2013
Time: 7.30pm

St Peter's Church, Oundle 

 

Ursula Buchan has been a gardening author, journalist and speaker since the early 1980s, and has written 15 books to date, as well as many hundreds of gardening articles. She trained as a gardener at the Royal Horticultural Society's gardens at Wisley and at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Ursula has presented two series on flower shows for Channel 4 and has appeared on BBC radio. Her earlier books include Gardening for Pleasure, Plants for All Seasons and Good in a Bed.

Ursula will be talking about her latest book which was published on 7 March, 2013. It's called A Green and Pleasant Land; How England's Gardeners Fought the Second World War. The book looks at civilian life during the Second World War, as viewed through the prism of gardening, both public and private.


http://www.ursula-buchan.co.uk/