The Victorian parks of London, planted with exotic species from across the world – ghostly traces of the British Empire in botanical form.
Archive for July, 2012
Here’s a corner of an iPad picture, on the theme of our fine British summers- featuring black shadows and well-watered flora. It refers back to the days when British women went driving in the charabanc or shooting brake in a big hat, chiffon scarf and driving gloves. It’s a bit weird and I think that’s why I like it.