Himalayas

Tulips from Kashmir

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Every year, Srinagar’s Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden on the banks of the Dal Lake are planted with over 1.5 million tulips, creating the largest […]

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Savage Spring

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Last night, as we lay in bed, it was almost as if a BBC special effects man was standing outside the bedroom window chucking […]

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Flowering Now: Stachyurus praecox

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The flowers of Stachyurus praecox are like rows of seed pearls dangling from a expensive earring. A deciduous shrub, Stachyurus hails from the mountains […]

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A Touch of Ginger

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Bringing a touch of the tropics to our garden this summer are two members of the ginger family – Hedychium densiflorum “Stephen” and Cautleya […]

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