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Wednesday Vignette

This is me for the next few months.

On Monday, with the last of the snow having completely melted two days before, I started the tasks of weeding, cutting back, and pruning in the… 425 more words


Big opening for #BodnantGardenFurnace

Pictures paint a thousand words…so we hope you enjoy this little round-up of our big opening day for Furnace Wood and Meadow, in full, glorious colour:  141 more words

Bodnant Garden

Blooms on Parade

Rhododendron dendricola

The steady spring rains have kept me from returning to my favorite gardens to do more spring, floral photography. By luck, Easter weekend turned out to be just lovely for getting out and exploring in the gardens. 339 more words


Welcome to Furnace Wood and Meadow

At last, after a decade of work, we’ve taken down the ropes to reveal a restored jewel in the crown of Bodnant Garden – Furnace Wood and Meadow, a 20 acre woodland of native and exotic trees and a wildflower-rich meadow. 721 more words

Bodnant Garden

The Gardens of Kilmacurragh

Over the weekend the sun shone, on Saturday from dawn ’til dusk, and what better way to enjoy the day than to head down into the heartland of the ‘Garden of Ireland’ 306 more words

Wespelaar Arboretum. An oasis of peace and beauty

Wespelaar Arboretum is a gem. It’s a private collection of over 2,000 trees and shrubs that only fairly recently opened its doors to the public. At this time of year it’s gorgeous, with many of its 192 species of Magnolia in full bloom. 121 more words

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