21 August 2021

Went to see an exhibition called 'Future Returns' by Dan Rawlings at the 20-21 Visual Arts Centre in Scunthorpe. Not been to Scunthorpe before. I got the impression the town centre may have suffered...

SONY DSCAh, the first week of the glorious holidays, and we are off on our travels. First stop, Essex.

This was our third visit to the, dare I say it, iconic Beth Chatto Garden.

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About Beth Chatto, taken from the garden's website:

"Beth Chatto OBE was an award-winning plantswoman, author and lecturer. Her work here at the Gardens began in 1960.

She took an overgrown wasteland of brambles, parched gravel and boggy ditches, transforming it using plants adapted by nature to thrive in different conditions: right plant, right place. An inspirational, informal garden has developed."

So, in a nutshell, right plant, right place.

 

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