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Seeds of Adventure book by Peter Cox
Frank Kingdon Ward’s Riddle of the Tsangpo Gorges ed Kenneth Cox
Peter Hutchison crossing the bridge over the Subansiri at Siyom in 2002.
|Some key Dates in the Glendoick Story
1899 Alfred Cox, Jute Baron buys Glendoick
1919 Euan Cox goes to Burma plant hunting with Reginald Farrer
1929-38 Euan Cox edits New Flora and Silva magazine
1953 Euan and Peter Cox found the Nursery at Glendoick
1962 Rhododendron ‘Chikor’ first bird hybrid named.
1973 Peter & Patricia Cox found Glendoick Garden centre
1973 Peter Cox book Dwarf Rhododendrons published.
1981 Peter Cox SBEC expedition to China, first time to China
1988 Peter and Kenneth Cox book Encylopedia of Rhododendron Hybrids published.
1995 Kenneth Cox leads 1st of 3 expeditions to the Tsangpo Gorges region S.E. Tibet
1997 Encyclopedia of Rhododendron Species by Peter and Kenneth Cox published.
2001 Jane Cox joins the company to run the expanding catering and food side of Glendoick’s business.
2008 Glendoick Restaurant wins U.K. Garden Centre café of the year 2008
2008 Seeds of Adventure Peter Cox and Peter Hutchison, memoirs of lifetimes of plant-hunting published. Wins the Garden Media Guild 'Inspirational Book of the Year'
2009 Glendoick Garden Centre wins UK Garden Centre of the Year.
Scotland for Gardeners by Kenneth Cox wins Garden Reference Book of the Year (Garden Media Guild)