Studies in Australian Garden History – Vol 2

Edited by
Max Bourke am and Colleen Morris





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


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