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Rose Trees: A Double Take

Rose Trees: A Double Take

It has been said that a garden is a friend you can visit anytime, and from a gardener’s viewpoint time has been on our side in recent months as plants continue to follow their normal seasonal routine. Lately there’s been an opportunity to ‘keep it local’ and take the chance for a second look at familiar plants closer to home. Rhododendrons, named from Greek via Latin rhodon (rose) and dendron (tree) are a good case in point.

Unbound: The Art of Sam Harrison

Unbound: The Art of Sam Harrison

Artist Sam Harrison has been exploring the human landscape through sculpting, drawing and printmaking for more than a decade now. Christchurch sculptor Llew Summers, who died August 2019, rated Sam as one of the most gifted young artists he’d ever met. latitude catches up with Sam for a chat about life, work, art and memories of Llew.