TG1432 : Blue clematis flower

taken 9 years ago, near to Little Barningham, Norfolk, Great Britain

Blue clematis flower
Blue clematis flower
In the Heritage Rose Garden of Mannington Hall. Clematis are members of the family of Ranunculaceae; the majority of clematis are climbers and most produce single flowers, ranging in size from 2.5cm to 25cm. Some varieties produce double flowers, whereas others can have both single and double flowers, often changing colour through the life of each flower. Many of the clematis species are scented. LinkExternal link

The walled garden, established around 1900 and used for growing fruit and vegetables during WWII, now accommodates the Heritage Rose Gardens the main purpose of which is to preserve varieties that may be lost to cultivation in a real garden setting. Thousands of roses were planted in date order, creating small separate gardens, each with a design typical of its period. The rose gardens were opened in 1984 by Dr Max Walters, past director of Cambridge Botanic Gardens.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Evelyn Simak and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
TG1432, 22 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 10 July, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 11 July, 2008
Category
Flora   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 143 320 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:50.6196N 1:10.8402E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 142 321
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Supplemental image
This page has been viewed about 101 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register