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The Walled Kitchen Garden

Article Index

  1. The Walled Kitchen Garden
  2. The site
  3. The walls
  4. Layout
  5. Other features
  6. Fruit and vegetable production
  7. Glasshouses, frames and pits
  8. Pineapple pits
  9. Vineries
  10. Back sheds
  11. The workforce
  12. The future of walled gardens
  13. Sources and images
  14. All Pages



Campbell, S., A History of Kitchen Gardening (Frances Lincoln, 2005).

Campbell, S., ‘The Kitchen Gardens at Knowsley Hall', Stanley Estates Newsletter, (2004) issue 14 pp.16-17.

Campbell, S., Walled Kitchen Gardens (Shire Publications, 1999).

Cobbett, W., (1829) The English Gardener (ed. Oxford University Press. 1980).

Davies, J., The Victorian Kitchen Garden (BBC Books, 1987).

Delamer, E.S., The Kitchen Garden; or, the culture in the open ground of roots, vegetables, herbs and fruits  (Routledge, 1855.

Dixon Hunt, J & E. de Jong, 'The Anglo-Dutch Garden in the Age of William and Mary' in Journal of Garden History (1988) vol. 8: nos 2 and 3.

Green, F ‘The Heated Garden Walls at Belsay Hall' in Archaeologia Aeliana (2000) 5 XXVIII pp.223-230.

Goodway, K., ‘Journeymen Gardeners and the Bothy' in Staffordshire Walled Gardens  (Staffordshire Parks and Gardens Trust, 2003).

Keen, M., ‘Lay hoggin, not tarmac...', The Daily Telegraph 30 May 2008.

Morgan, J. & A. Richards, A Paradise out of a Common Field, the Pleasures and Plenty of the Victorian Garden (Century, 1990).

O'Neil, Jean, ‘Walls in half circles and serpentine walls' in Garden History 8 (3) 1980 pp.69-76.

Sherman, Sandra ‘The Pineapple in England' in Petits Propos Culinaires 81, August 2006, Prospect Books.

Thompson, Robert (1878) The Gardener's Assistant, Practical and Scientific (CD Rom, The National Archivist).

Wilson, A. [ed] The Country House Kitchen Garden (Sutton Publishing, 1988).


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