Eden Project Bulb Mania 2007

Latest Happenings at Eden-Page 58

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27/03/07 Jim Hosking, the breeder of  the daffodil 'Eden Gold' seen here admiring the array of blooms in the Med Biome.   Jim's Web site link

27/03/07 An Extra large picture of Fentongolan  Cornish Daffodils collection, any of these can be ordered at Eden for your garden next season.

 

27/03/07 There's always lots of gardening going on at Eden and a fair bit of building too. The foundations for the 'Mechanical Theatre' were being laid today.

 

27/03/07 Farhays concrete was  extremely busy bringing in cement for the foundation for the Mechanical Theatre.  A unique cut through walk is being constructed near wild Cornwall.

 

27/03/07 From the world largest diamond to a piston shaped entrance, you never know what you may find at Eden!

 

25/03/07 Bulb Mania is really underway as the sun warms and spring gathers pace.

 

25/03/07 Daffodils tulips and a Biome.

 

25/03/07 Eden, the best place to be on a sunny day.

 

25/03/07 Behind the scenes of the 'Sexy Green Car Show' - under construction.

Opens to the public next Friday.

 

21/03/07 The Sexy Green Car Show taking shape on the stage area.  'Tulipa Fancy Frills' in full bloom in the Med Biome.

 

21/03/07 'Tulipa Gavota'  and a bed of hyacinths in the Med Biome.

 

21/03/07 To maintain a perfect display of blooms takes a lot of hard work.  Fresh supplies of boxes of tulips arrive from the nursery late in the afternoon to replace any that are not at their best.

 

16/03/07 The approach roads are lined with daffodils and the sweet smell of hyacinths wafts over you from the Eden Street entrance. 

 

16/03/07 Looking towards the viewing platform the beds are alive with spring colour.

 

16/03/07 Inside and out it's a joy to the eye.

 

16/03/07 One of the jobs in the Biome is to clean every leaf with a damp cloth, this does take a while but it's well worth it for a bucket full of money for 'Red Nose Day'

 

16/03/07 'Tulipa New Design'                              'Tulipa Maytime'              

 

16/03/07 'Tulipa Oriental Beauty'    Some The construction team building the Sexy Green Car Show on the main stage area.

 

16/03/07 Steady as she goes, gets the frame through the door. Yes it's real grass for the Sexy Green Car Show.

 

16/03/07 Just a quick glimpse of one of the huge car racing tracks in the dome tent under construction, that will be powered by pedal power, hopefully.   I can't wait to have a go!

 

16/03/07 Outside there is a lot going on in the 'Garden of Ideas'  always lots to see at Eden

 

08/03/07 Don't miss out on this spectacular display of daffodils, probably in their prime over the next few days.

 

08/03/07 In the Med Biome Spring is definitely in the air with a myriad of colours and delicate fragrances to arouse your senses.

 

08/03/07 The art and skill of stone walling lives on at Eden

 

08/03/07 The ice has melted and the transformation from ice rink to Sexy Green Car Show area begins with the help of the Eden team, almost anything can be created.

 

08/03/07 Many hands make light work but even then there's a lot of soil to move.

 

08/03/07 The gardeners enjoy the spring sunshine but there's still much work to be done if all is to be finished by Easter.

 

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08/03/07 Landscaping is taking place on the 'Maniacal Garden' a new exhibit.

 

08/03/07 Tulips on the Med Biomes,  'Tulipa Quebec'            'Tulipa Royal Acres'       

 

08/03/07    'Tulipa Monte Carlo'                                      'Tulipa Passionale'             

  

08/03/07   'Tulipa First Impression'                                   'Tulipa Sprying'            

  

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08/03/07 You can order bulbs here after seeing how good they look.

 

03/03/07 Hyacinths are coming into flower on the Grand Steps leading to the Biomes, now is a good time to visit at the start of Bulb Mania.

 

03/03/07 St Piran's day the 5th March so this weekend children get into Eden free.

 

03/03/07 Masses of colour and spring fragrances in the Med Biome.

 

03/03/07 Hyacinths in full flower and scent in the Med Biome.  Daffodils are putting on a beautiful show all around Eden.

 

03/03/07 Eden Gold is one of the fullest headed and most buttery yellow of all the daffodils, whilst this delicate, wild and very beautiful tulip also blooms in the WTB.

 

03/03/07 The Eden plant balcony, full of living plants to take home.  Local cheese on sale in the Eden Shop.

 

22/02/07 Tim, introducing James Lovelock and Richard Mabey for tonight's talk 'A Conversation' on The Countryside and global warming, "weather" we like it or not it's happening.

 

22/02/07 After the talk and question time members from the packed gallery of "Friends" were thrilled to get their books personally signed by James, author of 'Gaia and the Revenge of Gaia'

 

22/02/07 Richard Mabey author of Eden's Fencing Paradise and Flora Britannica.

 

20/02/07 Daffodils line the entrance walkways as crocus bloom in the gentle spring sunshine.

 

20/02/07 There's definitely a feeling of spring in the air and the Med Biome is a blaze of early colour.

 

20/02/07 This mass of blossom from potted bulbs is a treat to the eyes and nose!

The first of the tulips are showing too. 'Tulipa Princeps'

 

20/02/07 Jane Knight, Eden's in-house landscape architect with plans for the Banrock Station 'Garden of Ideas' that will soon be completed with the help of Dublin and friends.

 

20/02/07 The red brick road of the 'Garden of Ideas'

 

14/02/07 Valentines day, blue skies and daffodils.

 

14/02/07 The first of the crocus are welcoming in the spring as is the Peach blossom in the Med Biome.

 

05/02/07 Titan Arum in full bloom in the Rain Forest biome.

 

03/02/07  During this exceptionally mild early February the daffodils are already making a good display. In the Rain Forest Biome the jungle is coming into flower.

 

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