Here are a few examples of historical projects from Mary’s work before she started We Are The Ark.
The wild places are to be added soon.


In the heart of Dingle are a series of walled gardens designed by Mary over the last ten years, built and maintained by the locals themselves, it is wildlife and human haven in the centre of Dingle town.

Brigit’s Garden

Irish Forest Garden

The Irish Forest Garden. Claire & Joe created a forest garden from scratch with guidance from Mary’s book The Garden Awakening – Designs to Nurture Ourselves and Our Land. You can go back and read about its origins here on the blog & then keep up with current happenings at their Instagram @IrishForestGarden.


Celtic Sanctuary & Kew


This is a garden at the Camel Quarry House in Cornwall, Devon – you can get more information about this holiday home here.

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