Tour of Chelsea Physic Garden

22 September 2021

Tour of Chelsea Physic Garden

Join Letta Jones for a special tour of London’s oldest botanical garden and find out more about its historical significance.
Chelsea Physic Garden

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Description

Join garden historian Letta Jones for a special tour of Chelsea Physic Garden. Learn about gardeners of the past and how the botanical naming system was first established within the walls of this amazing urban oasis.

Letta will take you around the Garden explaining the history of the site and the global impact it has had.

About the guide

Letta Jones is a Lecturer in Horticulture and the History of Gardens. She taught at Capel Manor and Birkbeck Colleges for 15 years and her courses are now offered at the City Lit, Glenthorne Centre, Woodbrook College and Knuston Hall.

She has been a Lecturer at the Chelsea Physic Garden for 6 years, having been a volunteer gardener and guide there for 18 years. Her overseas Garden Study tours are open to all, with a trip to Holland with Dr Mark Spencer as co-leader being planned for 2022.

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