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Planting Fields Arboretum, Oyster Bay

By Elizabethwix
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Planting Fields Arboretum, Oyster Bay
The flower pots stand with arms akimbo just outside the offices and the entrance to the greenhouses.
Planting Fields Arboretum, Oyster Bay
The trees stand tall and cold outside...
Planting Fields Arboretum, Oyster Bay
...so it's lovely to step inside to the warmth of the glasshouses
Planting Fields Arboretum, Oyster Bay
and feast one's eyes on the orchids.
Planting Fields Arboretum, Oyster Bay
wow!
Planting Fields Arboretum, Oyster Bay
and the curious desert prickly thing
Planting Fields Arboretum, Oyster Bay
and the leaves of many colors.
Planting Fields Arboretum, Oyster Bay
The camellia house looks a little like the lair of Sleeping Beauty from outside.....the briars and the misted up windows.
Planting Fields Arboretum, Oyster Bay
But the effort of following the snow covered path is worth it.
Planting Fields Arboretum, Oyster Bay
Inside one can sit in the whitewashed room
Planting Fields Arboretum, Oyster Bay
and feast upon this.
Planting Fields Arboretum, Oyster Bay
Such a stately beech tree --the very mark of a gentleman's park.
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