Friday, 25 April 2014

Sunny days in the Courtyard Garden

We've had perfect sunny days to enjoy the courtyard gardens around the house this week in Cornwall although we've stayed busy in the main garden and the house. But today i thought it would be nice to share some pictures of the courtyards that were formed from the old farmyard that I took just before Easter

The blue flash of Mounts Bay beyond the garden room

An intensely blue self seeded echium ha sprung up - I hope I can
save some seeds of this interesting hybrid!

Mounts bay beyond the garden room

The courtyard garden nestling under ochre walls

and leading out to the sweep of lawns with St Michaels
as its constant exquisite backdrop

Ednovean Farm from the car park with the old pump that has stood there
for over a  century now

Ahh the watering cans have been launched!

By contrast our little "drying yard" behind the barn has a wild informal

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