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Daily Telegraph, 4 July 2020

When Beth met Derek

In celebration of the launch of the exhibition, Derek Jarman: my garden's boundaries are the horizon at the Garden Museum, London, on 4 July 2020, Catherine writes about Jarman's influence on Beth Chatto's world-famous gravel garden.

Q & A

The English Garden, February 2019

The English Garden, February 2019

In her book, Rose, journalist, author and broadcaster Catherine Horwood explores the complex but compelling nature of the world's favourite flower

The Plantsman, December 2018

Beth Chatto (1923-2018)

Following Beth Chatto's death earlier in 2018, Catherine Horwood examines the life of someone whose approach to growing plants made her one of the most influential gardening figures of the last hundred years


The English Garden, July 2018

Right Plant, Right Place

Catherine Horwood remembers Beth Chatto, the renowned nurserywoman, planting expert and author, who died in May this year

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