Edited by
Max Bourke am and Colleen Morris

 

Contents

Foreword

 

Weeds in the Victorian Colonial Garden 1800-1860  John Dwyer

 

Contested Spaces:  Gardening Campaigns of the Christchurch Home Front, 1942-1945  Matt Morris

 

Sublimity and Amenity at Lindt’s Hermitage   Deborah van der Plaat & Catherine De Lorenzo

 

Muck, Bugs and Decay:  the preoccupations of early Australian Organic gardening  Rebecca Jones & Janice Chesters

 

The Foundations of Adelaide’s Gardenesque Parks and Gardens:  the role of August Wilhelm Pelzer  David Jones

 

“… hurry up them Pines”:  Gardens in Nineteenth-Century Australian Fiction   Susan K Martin
The Wars of the Roses:  the National Rose Gardens and the Gardens of Old Parliament House, Canberra   Dianne Firth

 

Published September 2006, RRP $20.00 (incl GST)  Contact the National Office for availability 1800 678 446