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Great Gardens of Cornwall: Tremenheere Sculpture Garden

On our March holiday in Cornwall, we visited several of the region’s many spectacular and lovely gardens. While Heligan was my absolute favourite I thoroughly enjoyed each one we visited; every one had something unique to offer. 530 more words

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Park Hall Paradise

“Can’t we go to Park Hall Gardens? Pleeeeease? It’s the best private garden I’ve been to in years!” This was the constant moan from a few of my class every time it came round to summer garden visiting time. 782 more words

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Spring jewels at Aberglasney Gardens

We often visit Aberglasney House and Gardens in Carmarthenshire and we have season tickets, even though the place is a long way from our home in Cardiff. 512 more words

RBG Sydney lotus extravaganza

I came across these amazing lotuses blooming over the summer, and had to stop to get some photos. The bees are absolutely loving these guys! 70 more words


Glorious Gravetye Manor

This weekend saw the OH and me celebrating (a month early) our 30th Wedding Anniversary having decided just a few days ago to go to… 505 more words

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Belle Vue - a park with a view

Before I stopped working in Maesglas, on the western side of Newport, I made sure I visited nearby Belle Vue Park, which opened in 1894 and is a typical Victorian park with a pavilion and bandstand at the centre of wonderful trees, shrubs and Japanese-style plantings. 689 more words

Parham Gardens on the Last Day of April

On Sunday 30 April, my friend and I dusted off our season ticket and paid a visit to Parham Gardens in Pulborough. We are lucky that it is only 20 minutes away and makes for an enjoyable afternoon out, without much driving. 717 more words

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