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Book signing: meet the author of The Tulip Garden

Polly Nicholson, author of newly published work The Tulip Garden, will be in the bookshop to sign copies of her book and talk about the popular flower as part of Dyrham Park's 'tulip mania' celebration.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Local specialist flower grower and tulip expert Polly will be at Dyrham with her Phaidon book The Tulip Garden: Growing and Collecting Species, Rare and Annual Varieties. She will start each session with a short talk about tulips and how to grow them more sustainably, to reduce chemical use and encourage them to come back each year in perennial displays. A limited number of copies of the book will be on sale.

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Please meet in the second-hand bookshop, which is signposted from the courtyard where the bus drops off.

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