Barbara Paul Robinson is a Manhattan lawyer – the first woman to head up the New York City Bar Association – and her love of gardening sort of snuck up on her.

She took a brief break from her professional life to observe legendary gardener Rosemary Verey at work at her home in the English countryside.

Barbara Paul Robinson is a New York City lawyer with the firm Debevoise & Plimpton who specializes in Trusts and Estates law, and a former president of the New York City Bar Association.

Books in order of publication:

Rosemary Verey: The Life & Lessons of a Legendary Gardener – 2012

The Garden Interior: A Year of Inspired Beauty – 2016

Heroes of Horticulture: Americans Who Transformed the Landscape – 2018