Shirley Lanigan’s The 100 Best Gardens in Ireland features some of the best gardens in the country, including Turlough House, with its exceptional landscaping, it was the only Mayo garden included.
The 100 Best Gardens in Ireland takes readers on an informative, interesting, and pictorial tour of some of Ireland’s most spectacular gardens; with hundreds of newly commissioned photographs.
Written by journalist Shirley Lanigan, The 100 Best Gardens in Ireland explores the gardens’ histories, design, flora and fauna, and also includes interviews with owners, curators, and gardeners. In addition it acts as a practical guide, providing information on fees, opening hours, and has been designed as a handbook to take around the country while visiting these remarkable horticultural sights. Building on Shirley Lanigan’s previous book on Irish gardens, which was hailed as “probably the most comprehensive guide to Irish gardens, North and South, published to date”.
The 100 Best Gardens in Ireland is for anyone who can appreciate the very best of Irish gardens, from the truly magnificent and celebrated to the never-before-seen secret gardens.