It is said that 'every picture tells a story'; in this case every plant has a tale to tell about the introduction of plants to our gardens today. Such are the stories told by the author through a walk around her own garden in Cornwall. It begins with a need to obtain Echium wildpretii she sees growing in New Zealand; this in turn triggers an urge to make a living plant museum from scratch at home.

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