BOOK: Tapestry lawns:freed from grass and full of flowers.
Amazon Book Link
Radio 4 World at One. 13th April 2015.
A very brief chat recorded in the Borough Gardens Dorchester
RHS Wisley Tapestry Lawn gets mown June 2018
Tapestry lawn at RHS Wisley gets it's very first mowing (and over 5000 people watch it!)
Grass-free lawn opens in London park
BBC Science & Technology report on Avondale Park, Kensington & Chelsea, London.
Lionel's old blog (now unused)
A bit of this and a bit of that....
Kensington & Chelsea Floral Lawn being laid
Youtube video of the laying of the Avondale Park lawn in Kensington & Chelsea
RHS Chelsea Highlights
Six-time Chelsea gold medal winner Bunny Guinness rounds up her favourite features at this year's Chelsea Flower Show.
Avondale Park Floral Lawn Project on Facebook
The project in pictures
University trial lawn
Reading University TRIAL lawn filmed over three years, includes two Winters and two Springs.
Scientific American Article
A mention in Scientific American Magazine
Guardian Newspaper article on Avondale Park
A lawn with a difference.
Grass-free lawn species overview
After three years this is what the trial lawn at Reading looks like - species rich and diverse in form and foliage. This is a 20 min close-up journey around the lawn.
MHS Award 2011
Marsh Horticultural Science Award 2011
Weeding grass from a T-lawn
Short clip of weeding grasses from Myerscough College's main tapestry lawn