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By koka  
There are many forms of wealth and in this economic climate this garden certainly rates highly IMO

Taken at Tissington, Derbys, when I visited for their traditional well dressing ceremony to give thanks for the richness of their wonderful fresh mountian spring water. The 6 wells of the village are painstakingly decorated with tiny flower heads pushed into clay to produce an array of scenes depicting centuries old traditions.

A very wise village

Katie

Tags: Flowers and plants

Voters: JG123456, BERTRAM, fentiger and 27 more

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BERTRAM 11 United Kingdom
23 May 2009 8:22AM
Two very nice shots.
Dave

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fentiger 18 918 24 England
23 May 2009 8:22AM
Two fine well composed images ~ pictorially I prefer No. 2.

Albert
Nettles 12 England
23 May 2009 8:25AM
What a perfectly tended garden and I just love the decorated well scene, two very nice shots Kay.
Netts xx
photophantom 11 108 3 Philippines
23 May 2009 10:10AM
Gorgeous village Katie. Seems like the village in the "Postman Pat" children show. Fantastic shots.
Dennis
sunshot 14 24 United Kingdom
23 May 2009 10:24AM
just over the hill from me this is Katie, two nicely captured shot here, i wish my garden was that neat and tidy. the well was featured on ben fogal's new programm thats in place of counrty file last sunday. you've captured it perfectly

marc
lonely_oryx 11 61 55 England
23 May 2009 12:14PM
Well composed
23 May 2009 12:45PM
A well taken set of images, I particualy like the well dressing.
Peter
gerrymac 12 10 1 United Kingdom
23 May 2009 2:35PM
Both beautifully captured Katie...what a lovely place to live
Gerry
Bob_V 11 1 2 United States
23 May 2009 3:13PM
Two fantastic images Katie so well composed and captured.
Bob
Mounters 12 85 2 England
23 May 2009 3:18PM
I keep meaning to go but never get round to it.
I love that garden so much hard work to get it to that state and not really appreciated by those who pass by.
Roly 12 Wales
23 May 2009 9:36PM
Two good shots and an interesting write up.

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