Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Weathered Wood


As a gardener I favor an English garden like this one.

Mom and I used to argue because she loved order in a flower garden while I like to mix them like how nature meant them to be.

So it is no big surprise that I would like this kind of fence. Uneven, unpainted, rugged. Mom would have disagreed. But plant is a great neutralizer.

People put fences in their homes to define boundaries and privacy. In this instance though it serves as a fitting backdrop to the flowers. While the house is not too big and made of concrete, the weathered wooden fence in between seems so natural.

To a naked eye or to unseasoned gardener, it is difficult to imagine that these elements would all work together. Only an imaginative landscape engineer can see the potential and it works.

My entry to Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge for the week.

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12 Responses to Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Weathered Wood

  1. viveka says:

    Bebs, I’m not a garden person …. but if I had a little house – it would be one like this and the garden to go with. Love English Cottage gardens!!! Beautiful images!!! Love this.


  2. Amy says:

    Beautiful! Love this shot! Gardening is a continuing long process. 🙂


  3. bebs1 says:

    Thank you and for dropping by. Have a nice day!


  4. bebs1 says:

    Thanks Viveka. A small garden can keep you and Oscar busy. Maybe someday Viveka.


  5. bebs1 says:

    It is Amy. It is an evolving process and even you as a person. It is a pleasurable pursuit, just like photography.


  6. Cee Neuner says:

    Excellent wooden fence for this week’s challenge. Thanks for playing 🙂


  7. viveka says:

    Bebs, I don’t think a garden will happen in my life … I rather come and sit in yours. *smile


  8. bebs1 says:

    Thank you Cee!


  9. bebs1 says:

    To which you will always be welcome!

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  10. Sue Slaght says:

    It really is a gorgeous setting. So pretty.


  11. bebs1 says:

    Really gorgeous. Esp. that it is in Carmel by the oceanside.

    Liked by 1 person

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