A few of my favourite things..

Rose Garden

 

Life is full of beautiful things, and charming mysteries, and friends to be thankful for.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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13 responses

  1. Yes…and lots of beautiful flowers.

    Oh, and big-screen, plasma tv during American football season.

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    October 16, 2010 at 11:13 pm

  2. awesome photo!!!

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    October 16, 2010 at 11:17 pm

  3. This is beautiful! I could see myself spending a lot of time there with my camera 🙂

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    October 16, 2010 at 11:46 pm

  4. Oh my dear friend, I do hope you have somehow copyrighted this photo because it is stunning! I can see that many people would want to lift this image and use it on their websites. *I love it*.

    Is it your garden (if so, surely you hire a gardener?) or is it a Botanical Garden or similar?

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    October 17, 2010 at 12:44 pm

  5. Fee

    Oh what a beautiful, restful shot. I often look at your photos and think “I would like to be there … in that scene”. Just lovely.

    Fee 🙂

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    October 17, 2010 at 7:56 pm

  6. “Oh, and big-screen, plasma tv during American football season.”

    Burstmode, Burstmode, Burstmode.

    It wasn’t quite what I was thinking of…

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    Inquisitorial, thanks for your visit, and for taking the time to comment.

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    Michaela, the garden covers five acres – there is some serious photo fodder there 😀

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    Our Susan, I would love to have a garden like this, but yes, I would need the gardener! The lady who owns this garden built it from bare paddock, and has placed each plant with purposeful design. As I wandered through it, I *knew* she must be arty – the garden is a testament to harmony and balance and creativity. Sure enough, there is a studio tucked away, where she paints, and does leadlighting.

    I have some more shots to post, but nothing to do the place justice. I was photographing with one eye on the subject, and one making sure Blossy didn’t wander into the dam. :/

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    Fee, there were many places about the property that were equally delightful, and as the lady was also a person who matched her garden, I could have spent a week there and been the richer for it.

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    October 17, 2010 at 11:33 pm

  7. Oh my!! Oh wow!! I just love this… you would surely know this picture belongs in my secret garden! lol.

    You must copyright it before I am tempted to stretch our friendship lol. Just kidding… sort of 😉

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    October 18, 2010 at 8:39 am

  8. Funny bunny. (laughing!)

    If there is a chance either of you dear blogging girls would be able to use the pic for non-commercial beautifying purposes – shoot me off an email, and I will return it with the no watermark, full res file attached.

    xx

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    October 18, 2010 at 2:01 pm

  9. I have added it to my blog darling Mrs BB, and I love it, but it looks better here. probably because I couldn’t have it as large as yours here. The flowers look like 3D here! so amazing. I still love it though, but shrinking loses some of the impact lol. You know what I mean 😉

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    October 21, 2010 at 12:08 am

  10. I know what you mean, yes. 🙂

    Thanks for the link, but don’t feel you need to keep it when you find something prettier… xx

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    October 21, 2010 at 8:48 pm

  11. Vimal

    sigh, sigh, sigh, sigh

    So pretty 🙂

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    October 21, 2010 at 10:48 pm

  12. Thanks, Vimal. Yesterday, I saw something and couldn’t help but think of you – will send you the pics when I get home 🙂

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    October 22, 2010 at 7:45 pm

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