That Bloomin' Garden

Yesterday I had the privilege of walking through Minter Gardens in Rosedale, BC. What a wonderful garden to visit with 32 acres of garden exquisitely designed. Minter Gardens has been open since 1980 and is obviously the passion of Brian Minter. The colours and design elements are outstanding. It was sad news when we heard recently that this garden would close in October of 2013. The garden is made up of twelve theme gardens with vistas I can only dream about.

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The first one we saw was the lake garden with its beautiful waterfall. As we walked through the gardens it was a warm 31C and just seeing the water made it seem cooler outside.

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What I loved about this garden is, it was like walking through a  series of garden rooms. You have to love this arbor and how it leads the eye way down to the arbor far…

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