Story: Gardens

Formal garden (1st of 3)

Formal garden

This garden in the Manawatū is designed along simple, formal lines, with box hedging separating lawn from beds of iceberg roses. The spiky yuccas in pots provide a vertical contrast to the strong horizontal layout.

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Photograph by Allan Gillingham

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Maggy Wassilieff, 'Gardens - Private gardens in the 2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/18883/formal-garden (accessed 11 December 2019)

Story by Maggy Wassilieff, published 24 Nov 2008