New Shoots: A Garden of Poems

New Shoots: A Garden of Poems - Royal Botanic Garden Victoria

how the stars settle on the sacred ceiba
~ from 'Guilfoyle's Volcano' by Maria Takolander

New Shoots unearths the poetic inspiration of plants and place. Red Room Poetry, in partnership with Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, and Australian Poetry, invite you to discover the poems created and planted in the Gardens and to take your own poetic tour of the Gardens of Poems.

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