Susie writes for national newspapers and magazines including The Guardian, reviews books for the Garden Design Journal and writes about wild and garden plants for BBC Countryfile magazine. She experiments with, then writes about, the planting in her own garden which was the subject of a two year series for The English Garden magazine. Her garden was filmed for Gardeners' World and is featured in Clive Nichol's latest book Brilliant English Gardens and in Gardens Illustrated Sept 2023. Author of seven books on herbs, Ten Principles of Artful Garden Design, and Gardens of Northumberland and the Borders. Garden columnist since 2014 for My Weekly magazine. Assistant County Organiser for NGS Northumberland. Specialist subjects: northern gardens, organic, wild planting, wildlife. Country Diarist for 10 years for the Guardian's 100 year old column. Designer of a 'classic English garden' for historic Jonsered Manor near Gothenburg.
Wildlife and creating wildlife gardens, walks and travel writing, heritage skills, artists and craftwork.
Based in: Northumberland
Distance willing to travel: N/A
Virtual talks available: Yes
Fees: £120-£150 for online talk
Online talks given by Powerpoint with gorgeous inspirational photographs