Plant a Purple Crocus day

Blandford Rotary plant 1000 Purple Crocus bulbs. This was part of Rotary's initiative to eradicate the world of Polio. Why Purple Crocuses? This was the colour of the dye used to mark the finger of a child who has been immunised.

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A selection of photographs to record the planting of the crocus bulbs.



Its November and the weather is

just right for planting











President Steve Adamson in supervisory mode

                    Mike Jones                                    
Grahame Shaw
                              Neils Kraunsoe


Tim Pond & David Paculabo

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