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Inside Out: Week commencing Monday September 1, 2003
KNIGHTSHAYES' KITCHEN GARDEN
A unique organic restoration project to transform the kitchen garden at Knightshayes Court
 
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Black and white photograph of the gardens in their heyday

Functional plants

Aside from culinary plants, the garden's output is expanding to include traditional plants that would have been used by the Victorians for medicinal purposes, disinfectant, perfumes and insecticides. These include Virginia tobacco for insecticide and woad used to make blue dye.

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