Samples of the Roddy Llewellyn talks:

  • Imaginative Ideas and Colour Co-ordianation
  • The Art of Pruning
    (Everything you wanted to know about pruning)
  • An Audience with Roddy Llewellyn
  • An Evening with Sir Roddy Llewellyn
  • My Gardening Life
  • Understanding Gardening
    (The basics of gardening explained in easy terms)
  • Interesting Ideas for the Garden

Roddy Llewellyn: Gardening Lecturer

Roddy Llewellyn is a much sought-after speaker in the gardening community and beyond.

Whether you are looking for an after dinner speaker, the chair of a Q&A or an events co-ordinator, his gardening lectures are both informative and entertaining on a wide variety of horticultural subjects.

Roddy has talked for The Royal Horticultural Society Lawrence Hall London, Barnsley House Hotel Cirencester, The Albert Hall Stirling, Chullmondeley Castle Cheshire and at gardening clubs over the country.

Roddy has also talked on several cruises including the QE2 and Crystal Symphony.

What people have said about Roddy Llewellyn's Gardening Lectures ...

"Thank you for such a splendid day on Thursday at Whychford. I came away with extra ideas and enthusiasm due to your talk and slides. The other members of the group were fun to be with and Tanya helped it all go so smoothly and with such a good lunch. Many thanks again."

JO, Compton Scorpion

"Thank you so much for a most informative and interesting day"

"Your Gardening Seminar was really really great fun! My sister really enjoyed it too! We both thought you were wonderful - a natural! Well done! Lunch was delicious"

"Thank you for today, you looked after us all so well with endless refreshments and I really enjoyed it. I should think you will be exhausted but wanted to let you know how well you did with us all firing endless questions at you. It was great. Thank you"

"[Roddy} ... is full of charm and wit, and a good speaker ... Llewellyn's seminars are excellent ... this man shouldn't be called Sir Roderic Llewellyn Bt at all, he should be called Sir Roderic the most productive and expert gardener ... "

Daisy Waugh/Sunday Times.

Some Past Gardening Talks

Burford Garden Company, Burford, Oxfordshire
2003 - 2004

The Llewellyn Lectures

Roddy chaired a further series of gardening talks “The Llewellyn Lectures” at the Burford Garden Company in Oxfordshire. Talkers included Lady Skelmersdale, Alan Titchmarsh, Bunny Guinness, Carol Klein, Roy Lancaster and Joanna Trollope.

In association with Sotheby’s Institute of Art in London
2001 - 2002

Roddy chaired the "Root and Branch" series

In association with Sotheby’s Institute of Art in London, Roddy chaired the "Root and Branch" series running from October 2001 through to March 2002 at Sotheby’s Olympia saleroom in Kensington. These lectures covered essential theory and history of garden design, and covered teaching on topics such as bulbs and planting roses and pests and diseases.

How to Contact Roddy Llewellyn

You can contact Roddy via the following agents;

Jeremy Frewer at JLA    jeremyfrewer@jla.co.uk    020—7907—2800

Stanley and JJ Jackson at Performing Artistes    stanley@performingartistes.co.uk 01932—590376

Sylvia Tidy-Harris    sylvia@menspeakers.co.uk    01530—263221

Jennie Storr at The Speakers Agency    jennie@thespeakersagency.com    01522—522—620    Mobile: 07809—063175

Gordon Poole    gordon@gordonpoole.com    01275—463222

Sally Figgins    sally@anfieldagency.co.uk    0844—8797—290 Ext. 3 or 4