Cruden Farm Garden Diaries Summary

Michael Morrison
- 2022
Garden Management
Historical Gardens
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Key Takeaways

  1. Insights into the long-term care and development of a large garden.
  2. Personal anecdotes and professional advice from decades of gardening.
  3. Seasonal activities and significant gardening events.


Morrison’s diaries offer readers a fascinating glimpse into the ongoing responsibilities of managing a significant garden, from the daily tasks to the seasonal changes that dictate garden activities.

The book is filled with personal reflections and practical gardening wisdom accumulated over years of direct experience, providing both inspiration and guidance to readers managing their own gardens.

This intimate portrayal of Cruden Farm through Morrison’s eyes highlights the impact of historical events on garden evolution and offers timeless lessons on garden maintenance and design.

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