The Irish Garden

The Story of Yew by Guido Mina di Sospiro (Findhorn Press, Hardback) is the life story, told in the first person, of a two-thousand-year-old female yew, inspired by the ancient yew tree at Muckross Abbey, Killarney. A quirky mixture of history and fantasy, botany and ecology.

Mary Davies
The Irish Garden June 2001