Writer and designer Tania Compton started gardening in her twenties in Ibiza before studying at The English Gardening School, where she met her husband the botanist Dr. Jamie Compton. After ten years as Garden Editor for British House & Garden she collaborated with Andrew Lawson on Dream Gardens (Merrell, 2007). A Trustee of The Garden Museum Tania spends spare hours ruminating over 6 acres of wild and unruly meadow in Wiltshire.
The revelatory garden book for our age -- Nicola Shuhnan * Vogue
Splendid new book -- Sebastian Shakespeare * Daily Mail *
The photographs are take-your-breath-away spellbinding . . . The minute level of detail here will satisfy real gardeners, elevating this book far above its competition. -- Sarah Feeley * English Garden *
Captures a brilliant moment in our history, where plantsmanship, good design and love of plants have all come together . . . compelling format . . . the photography and production are superb. -- Kathryn Bradley-Hole * Country Life *
Amazing . . . immensely varied and interesting . . . A glossy to end all glossies * Gardens Illustrated *