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Spectacular Alnwick Gardens The NEW DVD
2.0 out of 5 stars Droll, 8 July 2014
I was disappointed with this. Not for serious gardners.The Garden may well stand out in Northumberland, an area that is not well served by great gardens and which has a very challenging climate. But compared to other great English gardens this is rather charmless. The garden is modern, but not really "contemporary."The Duchess puts her finger on it when she describes wanting to creating a public park. This is exactly what she has done, no doubt at huge expense. The bunching together of flowers is not thought through, and the municipal feel to much of the modern waterworks is depressing. No doubt this is a great garden for the locals and for their children, but there appears no… Read more

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