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Frontispiece: Luciano Giubbilei’s border at Great Dixter. Page 8: Penelope Hobhouse’s Somerset garden.
Natash a Spen der 10
Provence Ch a r l e s Shou p 14
Peloponnese H en ry Cec i l 18
Newmarket Will i a m Waterf i e l d 22
Menton Ja n e t Wheatcrof t & Sh e r pa Dawa 26
Dumfries & Galloway Dav i d & Bella Gordon 30
Pays de la Loire Joh n H a r r i s 36
Monmouthshire P e t e r H a rgr e av e s 39
Gerry & H e at h e r Robi n s on 4 4
Donegal Lord Cholmondeley 49
Norfolk Ch r i s t i n e Fac e r 54
Gloucestershire Ju l i a n & I s a b e l Banerman 58
Gloucestershire Will A l s op 62
Norfolk Sh i r l e y Sh e rwood 66
Oxfordshire A n dy Hulme 72