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Castle Howard Arboretum

The sun shone, well mostly, so we headed off to the Arboretum at Castle Howard for some Autumn Colour, which I hope you enjoy as much as we did.

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The Lake

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Glorious oranges

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Purple autumn crocus, I like that I can an insect inside the petals.

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Yellows

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Reds

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And more reds

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A dead tree left for the bees and insects

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The vista across the valley

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A shelter to rest in

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A Fairy home

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And more fungi

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Clouds, I thought the blue in the middle looked like a rabbit. Mr E says I am very strange.

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Glad this cat is not for real

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And Lunch, Homemade mushroom soup and a cheese scone.

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Comments on: "Castle Howard Arboretum" (11)

  1. Wow, it looks like you had a lovely trip. Thanks for sharing the photos of the glorious Autumn colours πŸ™‚

  2. Beautiful photos, and lovely nice finish with soup and scone!

  3. So much color! I love the tree that’s half red and half green–it hasn’t decided yet!

  4. Lovley pictures πŸ™‚

  5. forgot to say – I can see the rabbit too – does that make me strange too – ha ha!

  6. Wonderful colours – those red berries are lush!

  7. Arboretums are so cool! I also am fond of botanical gardens. And knitting. Obviously.

  8. Lovely collection of photgraphs.

  9. Beautiful photos – are those toadstools for real?!

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