Last night we were in the Dunedin Botanic Garden, quite late in the day. Springtime in Dunedin, New Zealand
Overview of the rock garden. The bright orange shrub is Berberis × stenophylla and something starting with ‘C’, possibly ‘Corallina Compacta’
Close-up of the mauve blur you can see centre-right in the first photo. I think its a type of wallflower. [28 Oct 2017 : I’ve now found that this is Erysimum bicolor]
Now to the Clive Lister Garden in the lower part of the Botanic Garden…
Clive Lister Garden. Wedding Cake Tree, Cornus controversa ‘Variegata’
Clive Lister Garden. I really liked the carpet patchwork of hostas. They’re surrounded by small maples. Acer palmatum var. dissectum ‘Garnet’.
Clive Lister Garden. Beautiful patchwork of different plants.
Text and photos by Exploring Colour (2017)