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Clement Stokell, orchid grower

Views of Mr Clement Stokell an orchid grower in his glass house at his home in Springston.

Date 1969-12-15
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Clement Stokell, orchid grower

Views of Mr Clement Stokell an orchid grower in his glass house at his home in Springston.

Date 1969-12-15
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Garden at Coronation Hospital

Residents at Coronation Hospital with the new raised garden installed for the residents on Centaurus Road in Cashmere. Pictured are, from left, Bert Castle, Dick Williams and Cyril Williams.

Date 1982-02-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Ethel Bell

Ethel Bell, working in the garden of her supported living cottage in Riccarton.

Date 1980-10-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Garden at a house in Wigram Skies

A resident of Wigram Skies, Liz, with her son, gardening outside her house.

Date 2015-03-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Nicholas Glen : Halswell Project, 2015

Garden at Grange Street Opawa

My parents bought their first home in Grange Street, Opawa in 1953. They were great gardeners. The patch of potatoes (above my mother's back) was grown prior to the planting of a lawn. Fence palings...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Clearing asparagus from Linwood Cemetery

A group of workmen clearing wild asparagus plants which were covering graves at Linwood Cemetery.

Date 1981-02-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Gardening with Dad in Woolston, 1958

"Riding on the cultivator with my father in Curries Road 1958." - Contributor's note%%%%%%Winner in the People category of the 2020 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt.

Date 1958
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Aranui Cooperative Trust vegetable plot

Raewyn Kirner and Lisa Gemmel, cultivating vegetables at a Christchurch City Council plot on Pages Road with Rodney Routledge, Peter Vink and Mike McNabb of the Aranui Cooperative Trust.

Date 1983-05-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Unemployed youth in a cabbage patch

Unemployed youth working the vegetable plot on the property of funeral director Fred A. Trotter (297 Ferry Road) as part of an employment scheme.

Date 1983-05-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Oyster Bay, Marlborough Sounds

"Freshly picked vegetables for dinner at Oyster Bay, Marlborough Sounds. My grandmother Elizabeth Windsor, great aunt Ada Heberley and other grandmother Phoebe Luscombe." - Contributor's note

Date unspecified year in 1940
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Jakeman Moanaroa providing gardening advice

Jakeman Moanaroa providing gardening advice at a stall with fresh vegetables at the Church of the Latter Day Saints open day on Fendalton Road.

Date 1981-09-28
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Hillmorton High School students planting a tree

Students Susan Hunt and Paul Leigh planting the first of several hundred trees to be planted on the grounds of Hillmorton High School.

Date 1961-07-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Riccarton High School students during Community Week

Riccarton High School sixth form students working in the garden of an elderly resident during Community Week. Students, from left rear, Michael Todd, Roger Woods, Maurice Bromley and Glen Moreton. In...

Date 1971-11-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Star photographs

Branston Intermediate School community project

Students from Branston Intermediate School outside 78 Aymes Road with gardening tools as part of an odd jobs project to support the elderly in the community. In the centre is the homeowner Mrs...

Date 1976-06-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Star photographs