Seeds of Change

Over the past year, many of us rediscovered our gardens. The vegetable garden proved to be the ultimate lockdown project – even the scant few square feet of our balconies offered some solace. In our gardens, we took comfort and hope from nature.

Maria Thereza Alves shows how “typically Dutch” flowers and plants actually found their way to our country via colonial trade routes.

Maria Thereza Alves, Seeds of Change: A Ballast Flora Garden, 2021.