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The Friday Photo

The Secret Garden

Cheslyn House, Watford
1.49 pm, Friday 12 April 2019

Cheslyn House is one of Watford’s hidden gems.  Formerly the home of Henry and Daisy Holbeck,  Cheslyn Housen was acquired by Watford Council in 1965 and its gardens are now open to the public. 219 more words


Thomas A. Edison: Botanical Research

The Final Experiment

Thomas Alva Edison’s 1928 rubber project represents a major advance in modern research on producing materials from renewable resources. More than 17,000 plants were tested in Edison’s quest for latex. 1,540 more words


Wisteria by Mike-Hope

Wisteria in the Botanical Gardens in Palos Verdes. Really worth a visit…

Hope you like it and take a look at more photos at 500px.com/ 9 more words

Mike Hope

The Garden of Gethsemane

Roses bloom in Jerusalem’s Garden of Gethsemane, following after blossoms of eight ancient olive trees growing on the Latin site. Stones edge pea gravel paths surrounding enclosed beds of daisies, hibiscus, and irises maintained by Franciscan friars. 645 more words