Story: Domestic recreation and hobbies

Gardener Dorothy Hood, 2010

Gardener Dorothy Hood, 2010

Ornamental gardening has been very popular in New Zealand. Dorothy Hood of Waiuku, near Auckland, was a keen gardener and chairperson of the local Festival of Flowers. 

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Kerryn Pollock, 'Domestic recreation and hobbies - Gardening and making things', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 6 December 2023)

Story by Kerryn Pollock, published 5 Sep 2013