The Garden Guide

James I,

Born - Died : 1566 - 1625

King of Scotland from 1567 and of England from 1603, the son of Mary Queen of Scots. He was married to Queen Anne of Denmark, for whom the Queen's House in Greenwich Park was started. Macaulay described him as 'a witty well-read scholar. . . and a nervous drivelling idiot who acted'.

Gardens designed by James I,