NEWS & EVENTS

NEWS & EVENTS 2017-11-01T13:45:39+00:00
1611, 2017

Real Jardín Botanico, Madrid (Scholarship 2018)

Today I visited Real Jardín Botanico, Madrid – one of the gardens we hope for our REEP McLAREN Scholars to visit next Spring. These lovely botanical gardens were opened by King Carlos III in 1781, with the aim of creating a garden in which to grow and display plant species from every corner of the Spanish Empire. They were also intended to be used to grow medicinal plants to supply […]

1511, 2017

Casa de Pilatos (Scholarship 2018)

I am in here in Seville with Inés to plan Round 2 of the REEP McLAREN Scholarship, which will take place in Spain next year. This afternoon we visited Casa de Pilatos to see the beautiful patios and gardens of this Renaissance/Mudéjar-Gothic palace. We hope to take our 2018 Scholars to visit here.

Casa de Pilatos is a gorgeous Andalucían palace which was built in the 15th-16th centuries by the Enríquez […]

1411, 2017

Hotel Las Casas de Judaría (Scholarship Round 2)

I am in here in Seville with Inés to plan Round 2 of the REEP McLAREN Scholarship, which will take place in Spain next year. This evening we visited Hotel Las Casas de Judaría to see the famous patios within. We hope to take our Scholars there during the Scholarship next year.

At the heart of the hotel is a labyrinth of 27 small, traditional Andalucían houses, each with its own plant-filled […]

1205, 2017

‘Growing Gardeners’ Conference: DAY THREE

Today, our gardening professionals from Morocco, Spain and England were back with us in Essaouira for the third day of the ‘Growing Gardeners’ Landscape Conference.

Conference participants work in groups to discuss the way forward We worked in groups to discuss what we learnt during the conference and to consider the way forward.

 

REEP Director, Diana Lazenby McLaren <a href=[…]

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1611, 2017

Real Jardín Botanico, Madrid (Scholarship 2018)

Today I visited Real Jardín Botanico, Madrid – one of the gardens we hope for our REEP McLAREN Scholars to visit next Spring. These lovely botanical gardens were opened by King Carlos III in 1781, with the aim of creating a garden in which to grow and display plant species from every corner of the Spanish Empire. They were also intended to be used to grow medicinal plants to supply […]

1511, 2017

Casa de Pilatos (Scholarship 2018)

I am in here in Seville with Inés to plan Round 2 of the REEP McLAREN Scholarship, which will take place in Spain next year. This afternoon we visited Casa de Pilatos to see the beautiful patios and gardens of this Renaissance/Mudéjar-Gothic palace. We hope to take our 2018 Scholars to visit here.

Casa de Pilatos is a gorgeous Andalucían palace which was built in the 15th-16th centuries by the Enríquez […]

1411, 2017

Hotel Las Casas de Judaría (Scholarship Round 2)

I am in here in Seville with Inés to plan Round 2 of the REEP McLAREN Scholarship, which will take place in Spain next year. This evening we visited Hotel Las Casas de Judaría to see the famous patios within. We hope to take our Scholars there during the Scholarship next year.

At the heart of the hotel is a labyrinth of 27 small, traditional Andalucían houses, each with its own plant-filled […]

1205, 2017

‘Growing Gardeners’ Conference: DAY THREE

Today, our gardening professionals from Morocco, Spain and England were back with us in Essaouira for the third day of the ‘Growing Gardeners’ Landscape Conference.

Conference participants work in groups to discuss the way forward We worked in groups to discuss what we learnt during the conference and to consider the way forward.

 

REEP Director, Diana Lazenby McLaren <a href=[…]

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REEP is holding a Landscape Conference in Morocco in May 2017. Entitled GROWING GARDENERS / CULTIVONS NOS JARDINS, the conference will bring horticultural professionals from Great Britain, Morocco and Spain together to discuss how to encourage young people to start gardening. Speakers include representatives from the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, Hever Castle Gardens, Cressing Temple Gardens, as well as the Spanish Landscape Architect, Ines Parias Cervera.

 

DATE:   09-11 May 2017

 

LOCATION:   Essaouira & Marrakech

 

FURTHER INFO:   director@reepinfo.org