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David Nicholson

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IRG-November 2012
« on: November 30, 2012, 10:43:11 AM »
Cracking edition again folks.

A lovely photo-essay from Cliff on "real" rock gardens in the mountains; an article from ZZ, in his own inimitable style, on a trip to the Apuan Alps and an article from Adrian Young on Ray Fairbairn's Allendale Saxifrage cultivars which I found of particular interest as a beginner in the Sax field.

Many thanks to the authors and particular thanks to Maggi and Ian for putting it all together and maintaining the very high standard.
David Nicholson
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Re: IRG-November 2012
« Reply #1 on: December 01, 2012, 09:10:03 PM »
Forumist "Leiomerus" Jan F. has contributed this lovely photo of S. 'Allendale Charm'
Margaret Young in Aberdeen, North East Scotland Zone 7 -ish!

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Re: IRG-November 2012
« Reply #2 on: December 01, 2012, 10:21:15 PM »
Just beautiful Cliff! Alpine plants are meant to grow together. The IRG is a real gem!
Dr. Timothy John Ingram. Nurseryman & gardener with strong interest in plants of Mediterranean-type climates and dryland alpines. Garden in Kent, UK. www.coptonash.plus.com

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Re: IRG-November 2012
« Reply #3 on: December 02, 2012, 10:22:10 PM »
Many thanks David and Tim.
Cliff Booker
Behind a camera in Whitworth. Lancashire. England.

 


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