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Copyright © Pimpernel Press Limited 2015 Text copyright © Frank Lawley 2015 Photographs copyright © Val Corbett with the exception of those listed on page 255

First Pimpernel Press edition 2015

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ISBN 978 1 9102 5858 3

Designed by Zinco Design Typeset in Gill Sans Alt One MT Book Printed and bound in China 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1

Inside front and back cover: details of Marjorie’s plans; red and pastel beds (left) and pink and cream beds (right). Page i: the Physic Garden Page ii: the old house seen from the meadow, framed by wild alders along the river edges. Page iv: a pair of Scottish stone urns mark the entrance to the flower garden. Page v: one of Marjorie’s hen drawings.

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