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Queen Mary’s Gardens

14 pics.  Queen Mary’s Gardens was opened in 1932 and named after the wife of George V.  It can be found near the southern end of Regents Park, is shown by Google maps as the “Inner Circle” and the nearest underground station is Baker St.  The gardens are in part a formal setting with up to 12,000 roses and 9,00 begonias.  There is also a landscaped area of tress, bushes and a small wetland.  

Photographs of some of the flowers can be found here and more information here.

 

 

 

 

Queen Mary's Gardens - Weeping Wilow

 

Queen Mary's Gardens - Flower Statue

 

Queen Mary's Gardens - Statue 2

 

Queen Mary's Gardens - Trees 3

 

Queen Mary's Gardens - Trees 2

 

Queen Mary's Gardens - Trees 1

 

Queen Mary's Gardens - Water and Trees

6 responses

  1. I’ll just be pitching my tent in the “Queen Mary’s Gardens Trees-3” if you don’t mind.

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    January 15, 2015 at 19:31

    • I don’t mind at all, and look forward to the event. I understand the record for tent pitching is 21 metres. 😀 Yay

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      January 16, 2015 at 00:34

  2. Wonderful shots. Such a beautiful place!

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    January 16, 2015 at 12:19

    • Thank you. It is quite remarkable to fin such a place in the hart of the city.

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      January 16, 2015 at 22:00

  3. Oh my grandmother would have loved this place! Thank you for making me smile as I looked at the photos 🙂

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    January 29, 2015 at 20:54

    • You are welcome. I’ve more flora to come and see us through the winter. It will be a bit delayed as I am posting/involved in the concerns over recent changes to the WP user interface.

      But, I am saving the best green stuff for last.

      Thanks for dropping by. 🙂

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      January 29, 2015 at 20:59

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