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Planting Gallery

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Choose from 92 pictures in our Planting collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

Woman on allotment - 2 Featured Print

Woman on allotment - 2

A woman bends over and plants onion sets in the well-prepared soil of her allotment in Northern England. The background shows ramshackle allotments and on the skyline is a church tower. Exact location uncertain. Landscape format Date: circa 1987

© Philip Dunn / Mary Evans Picture Library

1980s, 1980s, 1987, 80s, Allotment, Allotments, Bending, Bent, Church, Circa, Class, Cold, Down, Eighties, England, English, Garden, Gardener, Gardening, Growing, Planting, Sowing, Tower, Veg, Vegetable, Vegetables, Winter, Working

Munstead Wood and Gardens - home of Gertrude Jekyll Featured Print

Munstead Wood and Gardens - home of Gertrude Jekyll

The Main Border (July, 2017) at Munstead Wood (Grade I listed), the home of influential British horticulturist, garden designer, artist and writer Gertrude Jekyll (1843-1932). The house was designed by Edwin Lutyens and was completed in 1896. The garden was created by Jekyll 13 years before the house was built, during which time she in 'The Hut' next door. The main (garden) areas of specific interest are The Nut Walk, the Primrose Garden, the Spring Garden, the Azaleas and Rhododendrons (in the woodland), the Three Corner Garden and the Main Border. Date: 2017

© Mary Evans Picture Library/The Annabel Watts Collection

Christening 1918 Tree Planting Proxy Godfathers group Featured Print

Christening 1918 Tree Planting Proxy Godfathers group

Christopher Powell-Cotton (1918-2006) was christenend at All Saints Church, Birchington on 20 April 1918. Afterwards a tree was planted in the grounds of Quex Park. People are gathered beside a fence around the site of the tree planting. Within the fence are a smaller group of people, some holding the tree being planted. They include, on the left Major PHG Powell-Cotton (1866-1940) the father, next is Sergeant Alexander Gibson of the 19th Battalion, Australian Infantry Force. His home was in Sydney. He was a patient at the Quex Park VAD hospital for 17 days in April 1918 and stood proxy for one of the Godfathers who was away on war duty. Gibson soon returned to active duty and in June 1918 he was awarded the Military Medal for bravery. Next to him is James Cornford, the Head Gardener at Quex. The other soldier is Corporal William Kite from Birmingham, a British soldier in the Labour Corps. He spent three months as a patient at St Mary's, the annexe to the Quex Park VAD Hospital. He stood proxy for the other Godfather. The Godmothers were the 33 members of Kent/178, the Birchington Voluntary Aid Detachment. The invitation for the Christening included the words 'While the Hospital at Quex, and the Rations, make entertaining impossible, Major & Mrs Powell-Cotton will be very pleased to see Tenants and Friends, without whose presence and good wishes the Ceremony would seem incomplete.' Date: 1918

© The Powell-Cotton Museum Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library