Visual Treat #garden #photos

Derrick Knight teases and taunts me with his photographs of his garden. It is beautiful and an oasis and, well, an inspiration. So here are a few shots from the early blooms to maybe bring a smile on a Friday.

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And there is always one member of the tribe who has their own unique way of enjoying the garden

Under the watchful eye of our metal guardians…

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About TanGental

My name is Geoff Le Pard. Once I was a lawyer; now I am a writer. I've published four books - Dead Flies and Sherry Trifle, My Father and Other Liars, Salisbury Square and Buster & Moo. In addition I have published two anthologies of short stories, Life, in a Grain of Sand and Life in a Flash. More will appear soon, including a memoir of my mother's last years. I will try and continue to blog regularly at about whatever takes my fancy. I hope it does yours too. These are my thoughts and no one else is to blame. If you want to nab anything I post, please acknowledge where it came from.
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23 Responses to Visual Treat #garden #photos

  1. Helen Jones says:

    These are all lovely, Geoff – and I enjoyed the video of Dog πŸ™‚ Friday smiles to you too.

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  2. Another beautiful English garden! Saturday morning greetings from the cold, dark, wet Riviera of Antarctica!

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  3. Ritu says:

    I love the pond pelican Geoffles! !!!

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  4. willowdot21 says:

    πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‰ just what I needed a late Friday smile, beautiful plants, beautiful garden love Dog! Have a great weekendπŸ˜ƒ xxxx

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  5. A glorious garden. What is it about flowers that make us smile, relax, breathe in? Is it their vibrant color; strength or fragility; innocence or perfume? Sigh.
    Wonderful, wonderful photos. Spectacular garden. πŸ™‚

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  6. Yvonne says:

    Hah! Take that Derrick, the gauntlet has well and truly been thrown down!

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  7. Ali Isaac says:

    Your garden is gorgeous, Geoff. 😊

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  8. Jackie says:

    Hello Geoff, Your garden is wonderful, your hostas are to die for, when in London I could not grow hostas as I appeared to have the national collection of snails and slugs residing in my garden. Thankyou.


  9. Great photos, Geoff, of a lovely garden. You must see ours one day

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  10. Very nice Geoff, and lovely dog to complete the cheeriness. πŸ™‚

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  11. Norah says:

    What beautiful colours. I’m pleased Derrick inspired your post.

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