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Aldona at Large: Woke up, it was a Chelsea morning…

Aldona at Large: Woke up, it was a Chelsea morning…

And in a flash your trusty correspondent was up and at ‘em and en route to the Chelsea Flower Show in London. The weather was cool, breezy and grey, but I was well armed for come-what-may, notebook...

Posted in: Aldona At Large Blog

Aldona at Large: The “rest” of my life?

Aldona at Large: The “rest” of my life?

Last Friday I retired as the executive director of the Toronto Botanical Garden. Two days later, I was back at the TBG as a volunteer, helping to plant trees and shrubs for Earth Day in the Woodland...

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Garden Destinations: Transformed by Chelsea

Garden Destinations: Transformed by Chelsea

As a young and enthusiastic gardener (perhaps “obsessed” is more accurate), I didn’t travel much. Our family vacations were always centred on the interests of my young son and although nature...

Posted in: Garden Destinations with Veronica, Garden Travel

Garden Destinations: England in the Spring

Garden Destinations: England in the Spring

My passion for gardens and my lust for travel have led me to garden destinations all over the world. In fact, I seem to be afflicted with a sort of botanic voyeurism. I feel happiest when I’m in a...

Posted in: Garden Destinations with Veronica, Public Gardens

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