Cover Drawings of the Journal

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Hilary

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Re: Cover Drawings of the Journal
« Reply #165 on: May 11, 2022, 07:12:42 AM »
THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN
Journal number 108, April 2022

The drawing of Sarcopoterium spinosum and a vetch on the cover is by Maggie Niagassas

Sarcopoterium spinosum is mentioned in several issues of THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN

I chose to read number 45, July 2006
THE PATH ON THE HILL, SPAROZA by Jennifer Gay

This article together with photographs can be seen here
http://www.mediterraneangardensocietyarchive.org/sparoza-intro.html

I was thrilled to discover I have a photo of this plant, Spiny burnet, which I took in May, 2014.
We were able to visit the ancient port of Ancient Corinth at Lechaion when there still was a gap in the fence 
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« Reply #166 on: November 06, 2022, 07:01:11 AM »
Prunus dulcis

THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN number 109, July 2022

The drawing on the cover Prunus dulcis, the almond, is by Veronica Hadjiphani Lorenzetti

Prunus dulcis is mentioned in
THE BRUTINEL GARDENS IN ALCOY, SPAIN
By Jacqueline Charron
THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN number 84, April 2016

For photographs of this garden see THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN SOCIETY website
http://www.mediterraneangardensocietyarchive.org/84-brutinel.html

And a couple of photos
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« Reply #167 on: November 06, 2022, 07:03:14 AM »
Petroselinum crispum, Parsley

THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN number 110, October 2022
The drawing of Petroselinum crispum, Parsley, on the cover is by Veronica Hadjiphani Lorenzetti

Parsley, Petroselinum crispum is mentioned in
HERBS IN FOOD
 By Lynne Chatterton
THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN number 75, January 2014

And a photo of the parsley which is needed in so many Greek recipes
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« Reply #168 on: March 16, 2023, 08:36:20 AM »
Populus nigra and Populus alba 

THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN number 111, January 2023 

The drawing of Populus nigra (left) and Populus alba (right), on the cover is by Veronica Hadjiphani Lorenzetti

Poplars are mentioned as being native to Mediterranean regions and having good wind- tolerance in
WIND by Jennifer Gay
THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN number 62, October 2010
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« Reply #169 on: May 01, 2023, 06:26:32 AM »
THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN number 112 April 2023
The cover drawing of Fritillaria obliqua subsp. obliqua is by Matina Galati

Fritillaria obliqua is mentioned in several issues of THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN
I have chosen the last one for you to read
THE SALLY GARDENS-
A YEAR AT SPAROZA by Lucinda Willan
THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN
number 106 October 2021
For photographs of this article see THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN SOCIETY website
https://www.mediterraneangardensociety.org/106-sally.html
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« Reply #170 on: September 05, 2023, 05:11:50 AM »
THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN number 113 July 2023

The cover drawing by Freda Cox shows the path to Villa Oasis,
Jardin Majorelle, Morocco

Read in the same Journal
IN THE HEART OF MARRAKECH
By Marc Jeanson

For photos of the garden, courtesy of the Foundation Jardin Majorelle, see THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN SOCIETY website
https://www.mediterraneangardensociety.org/113-marrakech.html
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« Reply #171 on: November 09, 2023, 05:52:23 AM »
THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN number 114 October 2023

The cover drawing of Jasminum officinale
is  by  Veronica Hadjiphani-Lorenzetti

Quote
‘The wonderful heady perfume of Jasminum officinale
is mentioned in THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN number 18 Autumn1999 in
THE MEDITERRANEAN FEELING
By Helene Pizzi

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« Reply #172 on: March 06, 2024, 08:51:46 AM »
115 Journal Cover
The cover drawing of the hawthorn blending back into anonymity in the hedgerow after flowering is by Julie- Amadea Pluriel.\
Hawthorn is mentioned in THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN number 37 July 2004 in
 A LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT, Katherine Greenberg.
Cratasegus, Hawthorn
A photo of hawthorn growing in a hedge in the UK and a scan of a stamp from Romania depicting hawthorn.
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« Reply #173 on: June 11, 2024, 06:51:11 AM »
116 Journal Cover
The cover drawing of Helichrysum italicum, the curry plant is by
Veronica Hadjiphani-Lorenzetti

This plant is mentioned in many issues of THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN.
 I chose to read
THE GARDEN AT ORVES by Lucy Gent
THE MEDITERRANEAN GARDEN number 31 January 2003

As a bonus a photo of a different species of Helichrysum at Ancient Corinth and a postage stamp from Malta also featuring a different species of Helichrysum

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