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Celebrity Gardener Favourites – Heather

Celebrity Gardener Favourites – Heather

Throughout history, heather’s branches have been used for thatch, brooms, bedding, rope, baskets, fuel, honey, tea, ale and mead.   Folklore has it that purple heather is associated with admiration, beauty and solitude and white heather with protection from danger – the latter popularised by the Victorians as a token of good luck.  The national flower [...]