Missouri Botanical Garden Part II

Seiwa-en, the garden of pure, clear harmony and peace was dedicated in 1977.  That is what I felt as I walked through most of the 14 acres of the garden. This Japanese garden is one of the largest in North America.  It was hot, hot that day and yet the trails, waterfall, lake, cozy nooks, wonderful trees and overall design made the space special.  I would love to return in the spring when designated areas are filled with blooms.

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 This board walkway generated a lot of opportunity to play with composition.  As you can see below, there were plenty of approaches!

This board walkway generated a lot of opportunity to play with composition.  As you can see below, there were plenty of approaches!

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