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115: Ben Damph Estate


6th December to 13th December 2015

We are a 14,000 acre estate in Torridon, one of the most stunning areas of the North West Highlands. 159 more words




Lake Como, in Northern Italy’s Lombardy region, is an area known for its dramatic scenery. The lake’s deep-blue waters are set against the rugged, forested foothills of the Rhaetian Alps. 586 more words

Bring out the bubbly! Bodnant Garden makes history with 200,000 visitors

The team at Bodnant Garden downed tools recently to welcome our 200,000th visitor this year, who was greeted at the gates by staff and volunteers bearing bubbly and cake. 1,768 more words

Bodnant Garden


During my travels through the U.K. with friends, we stayed a few nights in the picture perfect Lake District, our accommodation being in Windermere, Cumbria. 353 more words

Flower Show!

Cool-climate gardening and acid soils make for stunning rhodos – and a few other spring delights as well. 157 more words


A Visit to My Favorite Botanical Garden

As many of my blog readers know, I frequently visit my favorite botanical garden, the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden (RSBG), located in Federal Way. The garden now has available their new 2016 calendar, and two of my floral images are featured: the image for December and the front cover image. 214 more words


A New Rhododendron

A New Irish Rhododendron named at Mount Congreve Gardens, Waterford.

Tánaiste, Joan Burton, with Michael White, Curator of Mount Congreve Gardens and Tony Kelly, Administrator at Mount Congreve. 181 more words

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