Contents

2  From the editor
3  Diary of a Christian
3  John Gare Butler
4  President’s report
5  Correspondence
8 Summer grafting
10 The search for juniper berries
12 NZTCA Conference 2020
15  Hazel grove in memoriam
16  Growing cinnamon
18 Chestnut beer
22 Flammable native plants
25 Purple tea
27  Sea buckthorn berry brandy
28  Growing sea buckthorn
30 First babacos in New Zealand
34 Knowledge in a nutshell: A Dunckley
38  RNZIH Award recipient
39  Pips & Pieces
40  Subscriptions