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date: 14 August 2020

berceau. 

Source:
The Oxford Companion to the Garden
Author(s):
Patrick TaylorPatrick Taylor

The French word berceau has a cluster of meanings to do with cradles and bowers. Its specialist garden sense is also varied. It can be a simple arch, or niche, of trellis-work, or a series of arches on which plants are trained to form a continuous tunnel ... ...

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