Issue 9 honours the Geranium. A celebration of summer, the perfect season to celebrate life like artist Roberto Burle Marx, one of the protagonists of this issue. Tomi Ungerer shows us his beloved piece of land in Ireland while Elein Fleiss shares with us her knowledge on herbs and Antoni Arola details his passion for seeds. This is an issue full of flowers brought to you by Brian Kanagaki, Scheltens & Abbesses, Mark Colle and Yoshinori Mizutani who brings to life the park life in London city. We experience a world without plants guided by Kuba Ryniewicz, Conrwall’s mighty marine flora and the lush of Jamaica with Mark Borthwick. Formafantasma and Ethel Baraona meditate about the meaning of borders and Mercedes Villalba explores desire paths. Furthermore, we learn about the linen process, how to preserve dandelions into paperweights and the tastiest ice-cream recipes by Kitty Travers. This issue’s plant monograph is dedicated to the humble yet irresistible geranium, including illustrations by Mélanie Dautreppe-Liermann, Ken Kagami, Jean Jullien, Mrzyk & Moriceau, Tim Lahan and Okamura Yuta.