Rockrose to the rescue
In novels as well as nightmares, the protagonist sometimes finds herself given a harrowing choice: if you could keep just one such-and-such, what would it be?
Our heroine looks anxiously at her favorite things. It’s a tough call for anyone—but if you’re a gardener, it’s torture.
Just one plant species? An image of a denuded landscape flashes before the gardener’s eyes. The clock is running then time’s nearly up. What will she dec...