On our way to a nearby garden centre we took an impromptu diversion towards Wrest Park, an English Heritage property near us.
Regular readers will have followed the progress of our Koi Bond build, heres the finished result
As well as rebuilding in the garden we had plenty going on inside as well, one aspect was the new conservatory.
Whilst in Singapore we visited the botanic gardens, a fantastic explosion of tropical and exotic plants.
One of the key events of 2013 in our garden was an unfortunate fire coming from a neighbours garden.
On our trip to Singapore in 2013 one of the highlights was visiting the Gardens by the Bay, with the magnificent SuperTrees
|Living Landscapes: Healing Urban Garden|
|Lots of show gardens of course (blues, greys, and white are the common theme this year)|
|Peek and you will be rewarded|
|Only one had a 50's hairdo. One had a Madonna look late 80's|
|No wet Miss Sweden this time!|
|Lovely! And the colour scheme was an antidote to all those dull dark blue and grey palette almost all the other show gardens had|
|Exhibits in the Floral Marquee were delightful as always|
|Lots of plant hopping happened here in the Floral Marquee!|
|Oh and lots of lush and leafy things too!|
|The lovely people at Stihl gave us an extra warm reception!|
|More show gardens of course|
|And a grand fireworks display to cap the day and evening off!|