STEPHEN LACEY is a well-known gardener and garden writer and author of a number of gardening books including Real Gardening and Gardens of the National Trust. He is a long-standing columnist and feature writer for the Daily Telegraph, and contributes to numerous magazines including RHS The Garden. He lectures to horticultural societies and design schools around the world, and for many years was a regular presenter on BBC's Gardeners' World. He lives in London, SW7. As well as being a distinguished garden photographer - he holds the Royal Horticultural Society's Gold Medal for photography - ANDREW LAWSON is a painter, a passionate and knowledgeable gardener, and author of several successful gardening books.