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ID
cx46
Title
"From My Garden -- Elegance Without Fuss."
Genre
Essay
Page Count
1
Word Count
1000
Publisher
Living
Publication Year
1969
Document Types
Full-text Online
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Topics
Gardening

A paean to fuchsias, including Bates's opinion that "the femininity of fuchsias is responsible for their great popularity. Their flowers are truly precursors of the mini-skirt. Under the butterfly-like frock of petals hang the brief corollas from which protrude the long, elegant, delicate legs of stamens." In Living (London, November 1969, 3:10 p. 8).


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