highly-regarded by our previous (now retired) Tutor David Haigh
may be familiar to David's former students as some did visit her gardens!
studied horticulture at the famous Newton Rigg college
horticulturalist for several significant gardens
Louise, having wellies on the ground as it were, knows of and has access to the real gems not everyone sees!
Out thanks to Veronica Ballard for the wonderful photos she has taken for us!
FEEDBACK FOLLOWING LOUISE'S COURSES:
(scroll this box for more)
"What a fantastic time we had together. A variety of superb gardens with the privilege of meeting their owners. We learned so much and had fun with Louise."
"Louise is a perfect expert and leader of the course. She is charming, enthusiastic, caring and knowledgeable... attending has been a complete pleasure."
"[Louise's]local knowledge enabled her to gain access to a variety of gardens from private owned to National Trust - each a special gem. Her evening lectures/entertainment were just the right length & light hearted."
"Enthusiasm & exuberance in droves!"
"A very enjoyable course - knowledgeable tutor, good food & company. Will come again at a different time of year."
"My 5th Lakeland Gardens holiday. Louise was such an inspiration, very knowledgeable, a great personality."
"A first class tutor!"