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    Alnwick Garden

    • Alnwick, United Kingdom
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      Beautiful water garden Alnwick is in the UK, in England, in the county of Northumberland, in the town of Alnwick. The idea of ​​the garden was born in 1996 when the Duchess of Northumberland decided to create a modern democratic world-class water garden. Basis the future of the garden were the abandoned gardens at Alnwick Castle, founded in 1750 and went to her and her husband inherited together with the lock. The project developed a garden landscape designers from Belgium Jacques and Peter Wirtz. This grand garden and park facilities was opened to the public in 2002.

      The compositional center of the garden is a complex of fountains The Grand Cascade, which consists of 21 ledge on which drains 33,400 liters of water per minute, and 123 fountains. In the Serpent Garden you can admire the water sculpture, Ornamental Garden can be obtained Enjoy views of streams that pass between green lawns and "rooms" that are bounded by hedges.

      Above the Great Cascade is an ornamental garden, where you can see more than 65 species of plants. A collection of rare plants, is presented in Alnwick Garden is the largest in Europe. There is also the famous Garden of poison, which grow toxic and deadly poisonous plants, here there are more than 100 species. Also, Alnwick Garden is a bamboo maze curved shape and a huge multi-storey tree house, which is one of the largest in the world.

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