The Garden Guide

Book: History of Garden Design and Gardening
Chapter: Chapter 4: British Gardens (1100-1830)

Roman garden design in Britain

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546. Roman landscape-gardening was lost in England when that people abandoned Britain to the Saxons, in the beginning of the fifth century; but, as it had revived in France under Charlemagne, it would probably be re-introduced into England with the Norman Conqueror, in the end of the eleventh century.