|double rainbow over Jeans back garden|
|rhododendrons, azaleas and magnolia were in full bloom here |
yet elsewhere they are still in bud
|yep, palm trees in Scotland :) centerpiece one of the oldest known trees|
with only around 100 or so growing in the wild
|amazing rebirth of giant wild rhubarb|
|entrance to the|
|in season the pond is a carpet|
of Victorian water lilies
Finished off the long weekend with a walk round Talkin Tarn, not far from Carlisle. Arrived in sunshine, got half way round and the heavens opened - we got drenched - then drove back through blue skies and sunshine again!
Ah yes - a typical British Bank Holiday !