There is nothing like visiting a great garden to fire up imagination, enthusiasm and general joie de vivre. And some gardens stoke the fire beyond imagination. Bryan’s Ground in Herefordshire is one, the creative genius of Simon Dorrell and David Wheeler.

Here is Simon, the most welcoming host, in his garden this week. Many thoughts on this garden to follow. In the meantime, this 6 star garden is worth a long detour before it 2016 season closes in a few weeks.

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