Kildare Bourke-Borrowes is a direct descendant of Lady Mayo. Caroline Clifton-Mogg is the author of many articles and books on interior design and decoration, including The Comforts of Home, The Curtain Book: A Sourcebook, and French Country Living. Gerald Ponsonby is the father of Geraldine, Countess of Mayo. He is an illustrator.
"The best garden history books are portraits in words and pictures that bridge gaps in time, place, and social station to link readers to historic landscapes. Those portraits are especially compelling in Lady Mayo's Garden -The Gardener's Apprentice