Autumn splendour

by AnneWareham on November 4, 2016

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We rather meanly only open in the summer. But I obsessively take photographs of the garden all year round. I wrote about it in the Telegraph.

You will look in vain for plant names – unless you send me them, in which case I will add them.

So I thought I might as well do something with some of them (there are thousands – it’s too easy with digital, isn’t it?). Here is autumn!

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