Beautiful Bedding

Floral bedding in Gore Public Gardens. I glimpsed the colour from the car on Thursday but couldn’t stop. This morning after brunch we went and took a look, and we were glad we did. Aren’t these pansies lovely?

Gore Public Gardens, Southland, New Zealand.
Photos taken by Liz


This bed was on my left as I walked in from the town side of the gardens.. a matching bed is on the opposite side of the path.

gore_pansies_05Oct_01

I went on to the circular bed ahead. Gorgeous!

gore_pansies_05Oct_02

The far side of the gardens also had the same beds. Cute how there’s a matching collar around the base of the tree trunk!

gore_pansies_05Oct_03

The bed in this next photo is the same as the one on the right in the above photo.

gore_pansies_05Oct_04

And this is the matching bed on the opposite side of the path.

gore_pansies_05Oct_05

I love the look of this wonderful old elm tree in spring.

gore_pansies_05Oct_06

And these deep lemon tulips were a treat!

gore_pansies_05Oct_07


Text and photos by Liz; Exploring Colour (2019)

Advertisements

13 thoughts on “Beautiful Bedding

Add yours

    1. The pole is the base of a street light (you can see the light pole in the first photo). The Council installed LED street lights in Gore while we lived there last year. “LED lights are a better option all round. They are more energy efficient, have lower maintenance costs and have less light spill into the night sky, which is perfect for star gazers… They also come with a 10 year guarantee and provide better colour rendition, making it easier to see colours at night…The New Zealand Transport Agency supports the installation of LEDs and is providing an 85% subsidy for the work. The Council is funding the remainder.” — from the Council announcement in Dec 2017.

      Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a website or blog at WordPress.com

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: