Jeepers, would you check out those stunning creepers

Jackie French
May 18 2024 - 5:00am

The most spectacular display of autumn foliage at our place just now is the back fence: not the gigantic Chinese pistachio out the front, the Manchurian pear or the medlars, or the native melia/white cedars, but an old-fashioned, very basic wire netting fence covered with Boston ivy.

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Jackie French

Jackie French

Canberra Times columnist

Jackie French is an Australian author, historian, ecologist and honourary wombat (part time), 2014-2015 Australian Children' Laureate and 2015 Senior Australian of the Year. She also writes a gardening column for The Canberra Times.

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