Cross­word ...just for fun!

Amateur Gardening - - Gardener’s -

ACROSS

1 This cul­ti­var of both a di­anthus and var­ie­gated hosta is also a member of the up­per class! (10) 7 Fol­lower of an In­dian re­li­gion, as in the va­ri­ety Dahlia ‘_____ Star’ (5) 8 leaf of grass (5) 9 Fuch­sia ‘City of ________’ is named af­ter the state cap­i­tal of South Aus­tralia (8) 11 Spring-flow­er­ing wood­land plant of the prim­ula fam­ily (8) 14 Sig­nif­i­cant and usu­ally most colour­ful part of a flower (5) 15 Red, spring, salad, skin and ring (5) 16 genus name for the nas­tur­tium (10)

DOWN

1 lots of frax­i­nus trees, or the cricket tour­na­ment against Aus­tralia (5) 2 Hostel­ries, start­ing with the end of a lupin, and fin­ish­ing in the north and south! (4) 3 This for­mer pop­u­lar va­ri­ety of be­go­nia is a sud­den sound caused by the dis­charge of at­mo­spheric elec­tri­cal charge (11) 4 Rounded rock from a river bed, fit for paving roads (11) 5 The moun­tain rock cress genus (6) 6 genus of shrubs, orig­i­nally from New Zealand, of­ten re­ferred to as the shrubby veronica (4) 10 Pond own­ers use this to clean the wa­ter (6) 11 It’s wrong to say you should “put this in your hose and smoke it” (4) 12 The flax genus (5) 13 Work, cul­ti­vate or plough soil in readi­ness for grow­ing crops (4)

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