Open Garden for Breast Cancer

It’s that time of the year when gardeners are out and about looking for something special to add to their collections. This Sunday I am heading to the Huge Plant Sale in Lane Cove, a twice yearly event that I wrote about in April:

Life is But This 命

Ang, Ben and I went to a charity plant sale in aid of breast cancer research at Lane Cove today.  The best of its type:  it was held at a private home.  You can see the full grown flowers and shrubs in the garden and buy plants propagated from them.

The Propagating Gardeners. Keith and Maureene raise money for charity each year by working year round to produce thousands of pot plants from hundreds of  varieties in their garden.


IMG_4159.JPG Even the grasses on the verge looks inviting

IMG_4156.JPG A low hedge of camellias instead of a picket fence


IMG_4122 There was something for everyone under the house.  Ang found a succulent he liked.

IMG_4130 Ben bought the pink salvia and I bought the purple and white

IMG_4109.jpg If you see something outside you can ask for it inside

IMG_4115.jpg All plants were well labelled and in good condition


The next sale will  be on Sunday, 9 October…

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About Mary Tang

An urban orchardist everyday, a volunteer regularly, a poet sometimes and a blogger since March 2015. I travel when I can. Food is a constant.
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4 Responses to Open Garden for Breast Cancer

  1. angela1313 says:

    What an incredible amount of work those people do. Their garden must have wonderful.

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  2. taphian says:

    wonderful plants, dear Mary, I love such places, too, and we visit them quite often in order to find something special. Hope you found something nice, regards Mitza


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