Today’s photo is of a fountain in the North Garden at Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum in Bristol, Rhode Island. It has a timeless beauty that’s hard to ignore. Kris Green, Blithewold’s Interpretive Horticulturist, says, “Every garden really ought to have a fountain with a marble shell basin surrounded by a graciously decrepit lichen and ivy covered stairway and a tall stone wall held in place with climbing hydrangea – wouldn’t you agree?” Why yes, we would…
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