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Chelsea’s Indian Summer

Monday, 5th September 2011

This summer over 25 spice plants, native to India, are planted out in the capital›s oldest botanic garden, bringing a new meaning of ‹Indian Summer› to Chelsea. The Spice Garden highlighting the history, medicinal and culinary properties of spices and their importance to the world economy are featured in a set of fully illustrated panels next to a horticultural display, beautifully evocative of Southern India. 

At Chelsea Physic Garden until Sunday 16 October. Tuesday - Friday noon - 5pm Sunday noon - 6pm Tel: 0207 352 5646 Atul Kochhar, Michelin award winning proprietor of Benares in Mayfair, will be visiting in September, details from website

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