Beauty Abounds at Biltmore

Prepare yourself to oooh and ahhhh!

We ended our vacation last week with a stop at the Bilmore Gardens.  My thoughtful husband knows how much I love flowers, so he surprised me by delaying our arrival home and taking a couple of hours to walk through the gardens, touch the blooms and breathe in deeply to enjoy all the sweetness of the fragrances.

Here’s a quick look at what we enjoyed:

English gardens are my favorite, and this depicts one so beautifully!

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Look how heavily laden with roses the arbor below is!

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Another view of the English Garden.

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The view from inside the arbor…

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I learn lots when I walk through a place like this.  The soft flowers and leaves look beautiful against a hard structure like the stone wall.  Hmmm, I’m wondering how  I can duplicate that in my yard (in a much simpler form, of course!)

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I always wonder at our Creator and His design of each flower and tree.  What will heaven be like?  I can’t wait to see!

Thou art worthy, O Lord, to receive glory and honour and power: for thou hast created all things, and for thy pleasure they are and were created.
Revelation 4:11

If you don’t have access to a park or garden like this, take a drive through a beautiful subdivision and get inspired to add flowers, trees and hardscapes to your yard!

From my country garden,

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