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English gardens

  1. 1. England The Gardeners Paradise
  2. 2. Historic Gardens <ul><li>Throughout history, the English have loved their gardens. </li></ul><ul><li>From vast estates to small backyards people have created colourful and exotic landscapes. </li></ul><ul><li>To walk or sit in, they are there to provide a perfect place to relax. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Gardeners <ul><li>There are different designs, from vast open spaces with a few trees and creative use of water to form lakes. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Another design is the more formal layout, where planting becomes an art form. Using colour and mass to create beauty. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Gardening at home <ul><li>From large houses to smaller homes, people love their garden, perhaps it is a British peculiarity that they like their lawns! </li></ul><ul><li>A green area that people can sit on, on a warm summers day and to look at the flowers, but also to smell their scent. </li></ul><ul><li>Grass, when freshly cut, adds it’s own fragrance. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Many people transform their garden into a room, decorating it to look interesting. </li></ul>But some just keep it simple, it can be hard work gardening!
  7. 7. <ul><li>Gardening to some people is also about growing food. </li></ul><ul><li>Many people rent Allotments. </li></ul><ul><li>These are small pieces of land, which are used by people to grow vegetables and sometimes flowers, but the majority of allotment holders grow vegetables. </li></ul><ul><li>There are usually several allotments located together in one area of a city. </li></ul>
  8. 9. <ul><li>Credits </li></ul><ul><li>All pictures used are taken from Internet sources </li></ul>

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