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Friday, May 28, 2010

An Estate Garden

a gorgeous late autumn sky over northern Johannesburg

Scenes from an amazing Urban Garden in the outskirts of Johannesburg
Landscaped and designed  by my friend Donovan of Nature and Beyond.
It's a blend of garden and wild grasses and predominanatly inidigenous - which
is the way to go in terms of water requirements and
the wonderful array of birds of the area.





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Copyright 2010 Gena D Images for thinking aloud

6 comments:

Janet said...

What a lovely garden! I am imagining a roaring fire in that "staan vuur" as my hubby would call it!

Magical Mystical Teacher said...

the garden
beckons, weary ones—
rest awhile

Choose a Sky:
Abandoned Farmhouse
Bridge Rising to Sky

Belle said...

Awesome landscape under the cool clear sky :-)

Nice Friday!

Belle

BLOGitse said...

What a place to relax...

Happy SSS greetings from Casablanca!

BLOGitsePHOTOS

sequoiagardens said...

We didn't get there this weekend, Gena, but your photos are gorgeous and hopefully I will visit the garden with Donovan in a few weeks! Jack

Firefly said...

I wish I had a bush garden like this.

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