Need an answer explained?
Scroll down below the answers to view questions and explanations already posted about the clues, or to post a comment or question of your own. We’ll post a reply as soon as we can – usually within a few hours. Please include the text of the clue with your question.
*Notes for 13A and 2D: The answers here seem to be the only satisfactory ones for the clues given but sadly they are mutually exclusive. I can only assume Kropotkin and his checkers have slipped up rather badly. If you have a better answer for either of these clues which resolves the problem, please post it in a comment!
Update: the published solution in the NZ Herald confirms the answers given here. So the crossword is faulty in that the two correct answers are not compatible.
*Notes for 11A: The clue is a little misleading in that mushrooms are not plants. Tut tut, Kropotkin…
Scroll down to view questions and explanations already posted about this crossword, or to post a comment or question of your own. Please include the text of the clue with your question. We’ll post a reply as soon as we can – usually within a few hours. The first time you leave a comment on this site, it will not appear until it has been approved. More info (incl your privacy)
Warning: spoilers may appear in the comments below!