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Suburban front garden

Suburban front garden

Standard roses and pansies feature in this formal planting on the front lawn of a suburban garden in Whanganui, in 1920.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Tesla Studios Collection (PAColl-3046)
Reference: 1/1-021305; F

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Maggy Wassilieff, 'Gardens - Suburban front gardens', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/18878/suburban-front-garden (accessed 20 November 2019)

Story by Maggy Wassilieff, published 24 Nov 2008