Floria Brussels, Château de Grand Bigrad: PART 8
This is the bridge and Gatehouse to the Chateau. The moat has white swans, geese and ducks.
In the top right hand corner you can make out part of a building. That is part of the Greenhouses and Cafeteria which unfortunately I did not visit.
One of the things about all those tulips was that even the unopened buds managed to look stunning.
As I mentioned in previous posts they deliberately organised the planting of the bulbs in a manner that ensured that the bulbs would flower at different times. This ensured that not only would the flower show last longer but also provided an ever shifting floral vista.
I truely regret not getting a multi day pass and making several visits. Not only because there was much that I did not see but because I was not able to take pictures of this change in clolours and flowers.
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