Grant and I had such a lovely day at
(the Royal Horticultural Society gardens)
yesterday, celebrating our
17th Wedding Anniversary :o)
The weather started off dull and damp
but in the afternoon, the sun
came out and it was beautiful.
I've picked out some photos
to tell the story of the day.
Can you spot the fish?
They swam into very shallow
water to snatch the bread from
A kind passer by offered to take our photo :o)
The glasshouse is HUGE
and houses 4 different climates.
I really like the pattern on this cactus.
Just behind Grant there is a
I loved the bullrush sculptures,
and the statues behind....
I was happier than I look!
The rose gardens were delightful.
This one reminded me of a beautiful
taffeta dress with layers of petticoats.
I wish you could smell these roses,
the scent was heavy in the air.
This is a fibre glass cast of an original Henry Moore.
He took his inspiration from a bone fragment.
Another kind passer by offered to
take our photo :o) :o)
and finally, I thought you might
like this cute little fella.......
We had our picnic in the car
(too wet and windy to sit out),
but later we were able to enjoy a delicious
ice cream while sitting in the sunshine.
We decided to sign up for a yearly
membership so we'll be back!