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Freda Receives an Honour
January 20, 2021
We are delighted to announce that Freda has been recognised for her services to the NSPCC and the community ofRead more.
Afternoon of Music in the Garden
July 12, 2019
A fabulous afternoon was had by all on Sunday at my Music in the Garden event. Thank you to everyoneRead more.
Awards for Best Large Back Garden 2018
September 28, 2018
It’s been a fun, but exhausting year maintaining the garden, especially with the exceptionally hot weather we experienced during theRead more.
Enlarging Flower Beds in the Orchard
September 26, 2018
It’s be a wonderful year of openings. I’ve had 26 in total, including two photoshoots and 3 large garden openings!Read more.
Garden visit from the Bromley U3A Theatre Group
September 13, 2018
Today I had my very last group visit for 2018, and what a lovely day to end it with. TheRead more.
Group visit from Halstead WI
September 12, 2018
One to the groups who visited me this week was the WI Halstead group. They were such a lovely group whoRead more.
Visit from Knole U3A
August 29, 2018
A lovely group of visitors came yesterday from the Knole U3A to see my garden. The weather was perfect forRead more.
Replanting New Beds (August update)
August 29, 2018
Last week I replanted 2 beds in the garden that had red geraniums in as they were looking really tiredRead more.
Group visit from the Swanley U3A
August 27, 2018
It was another busy week in the garden for me last week, as not only did I have a numberRead more.
Visit from the U3A Sevenoaks Garden Group
August 26, 2018
I have had group visits of many sizes to my garden this summer, including this small group from the U3ARead more.
NGS Open Garden, 19th July 2018
August 25, 2018
I was delighted to welcome another 154 people to the garden for my final National Garden Scheme opening for 2018. The weatherRead more.
Professional photographs of the garden
August 24, 2018
I was very excited to get a visit early on Friday morning from professional Photographer, Leigh Clapp, who took someRead more.
Visit from U3A Edenbridge Gardening Group
August 21, 2018
My second group visit of the week was from the U3A Edenbridge gardening group. There was 10 people in the group,Read more.
Group visit from The Petts Wood W.I.
August 20, 2018
It was a busy week of group visits in the build up to my open garden for the NGS onRead more.
Visit from the Bromley U3A Gardening Group
August 2, 2018
I would like to thank Sue Goodger for bringing along her Bromley U3A gardening group of 54 people this week;Read more.
Added a new bed to Orchard
July 30, 2018
It was bothering me for a while, the empty patch at the back of the Orchard, so earlier this monthRead more.
Visit from the U3A Sevenoaks Gardening Group
July 21, 2018
What a wonderful visit I had yesterday from the U3A Sevenoaks gardening group. There was 15 in the group and theyRead more.
Petts Wood Towns Women’s Guild group
July 20, 2018
Another successful group visit to the garden took place on Wednesday 11th July, enjoyed by all. Here the ladies areRead more.
NGS Open Garden, 8th July 2018
July 9, 2018
We have another lovely day of weather for my first National Garden Scheme opening of the summer. It was aRead more.
Visitors from France
July 5, 2018
I was delighted to again welcome a coach load of visitors from overseas to my garden. This time my visitorsRead more.
Music in the Garden 2018
July 5, 2018
We had another fantastic day in the garden on Sunday 1st July 2018 for our annual Music in The GardenRead more.
New flowerbed in Orchard
June 21, 2018
I have been busy adding new features to the garden and this week I have finished digging out and plantingRead more.
Visitors from Holland
June 21, 2018
I was visited by a lovely group of 28 people who had come all the way from Holland. They wereRead more.
We are opening for 2018
March 13, 2018
Get your diaries at the ready, because Freda’s Garden is opening up to the public this Summer. Freda will beRead more.
Kent Life Garden of the Year 2010
September 10, 2010
Kent Life, September 2010 Featuring Freda’s previous garden at Harcourt House in Bromley, Kent.Read more.
Halloween Spectacular 2009
October 16, 2009
Following Freda’s opening as featured in the Bromley Times, 29th October 2009, pg 13Read more.