Showing images available in: United States
GAP Gardens - Homepage
x

Select Required Country

 
 

Bressingham in Mid Winter


The Winter garden at The Bressingham Gardens, is the inspirational creation of Adrian Bloom.


Season:
Winter


Location:
Norfolk, UK


Credits:
GAP Photos/Richard Bloom/Adrian Bloom


Feature No:   3064 

Qty of Images:    95 

 
  
  
 
© All images subject to Copyright.
Images available for use by license only.

 
Synopsis
The Bressingham Gardens sits within a site of 12 acres in south Norfolk within in the Waveney Valley that contain 'The Dell Garden' originally created by Adrian Bloom in 1953 now under the custodianship of his son in law Jaime Blake. Adrian and his late wife Rosemary began work on their garden 'Foggy Bottom' in 1966. In more recent years Adrian has turned his attention to plants with year round interest see his book 'Adrian Blooms year round garden'. This has developed into a specialist interest in winter gardening and has led to the creation of the 'Winter Garden' which is half and acre in size. This is perhaps what makes the Winter Garden so inspirational and interesting, it is not a huge expanse of garden, which makes the plant associations and combinations realisable and achievable for anyone with an interest in gardening and an outside space or even a container. In this feature we can see how Adrian has achieved a veritable riot of colour in the darkest months of the year. With clever and considered use of conifers to provide vivid and textural backdrops to brightly coloured shrubs, fragrant winter flowering shrubs, winter flowering bulbs and heathers. In this feature we can see how Adrian has created an inspirational example of winter colour and interest, elements of which we can all draw upon for our garden inspiration which looks at it's most magical and impressive when covered in a layer of frost.

 

 

 
CONNECT WITH US            
+44 (0)1376 571283
info@gapphotos.com
Sign-Up for Newsletter
 


  © GAP Photos Ltd, All Rights Reserved