Otago Daily Times: Lifestyle

Tropical treasure

Tropical treasure

After visiting Tropical North Queensland, Elisabeth Easther and her son give Fitzroy Island four thumbs up.

Compact cousin good for small spaces

Compact cousin good for small spaces

As a native of the European Alps at altitudes of up to 2000m, the common rowan tree, Sorbus aucuparia, is also known as the mountain ash because it has similarly divided foliage to the common ash, Fraxinus excelsior.

Avowed and affirmed

Avowed and affirmed

Collection items at Toitu Otago Settlers Museum tell a tale of love that conquered all in gold-rush Otago.

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