Acer palmatum in typically bright garb.. Acer sieboldianum (below)
Acer platanoides (above) with Castanea sativa, the Sweet Chestnut (below)
Fagus sylvatica, a copse of very beautiful Common Beech (though there is nothing common about these specimens) –
Leading us over to the Xstrata Treetop Walkway, high above the woodland floor with panoramic views, particularly through bare branches –
– in the woodland, this hanging in one of the trees… it is a ….?
Codonopsis tangshem, in the woods…
More Common Beech, Fagus sylvatica, below
By the Lily Pond…. Ginkgo and Japanese Maples colouring up –
and finally, in the woods, the table is set out with …26 chairs. All we need is a Dormouse, a White Rabbit and Alice…..