• Tour of Buckfast Abbey Gardens and Bee Department. Friday 18th May 2018. See Events for full details. This is a joint visit with the Royal Society of Biology.
Devon Gardens Trust is devoted to the preservation and enhancement of gardens in the UK county of Devon

Anna Mildred Veitch (1889-1969)

Anna Mildred Veitch (1889-1969)

Anna Mildred VeitchAnna Mildred was born in 1889 as the daughter of Peter Veitch. She became the managing director of Robert Veitch & Son Ltd. and moved the Exeter nursery from its New North Road site to the larger Alphington premises. Eventually due to ill health, Anna Mildred sold the company to St. Bridget’s Nurseries in 1969.