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date: 17 October 2019

London, Georgelocked

(d. 1714)


London, George (d. 1714), nurseryman and garden designer, was apprenticed to John Rose, gardener to Arthur Capel, earl of Essex, and Charles II. Rose recognized London's latent genius and sent him to study French gardens. It may be significant that Rose was working for ...

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