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arbor dream - this would be my Grandma Mabel's dream home. She loved arbors and English type gardens.
Bougainvillea is one of the showiest vines you can grow. The large plant practically smothers itself in big clusters of papery bracts. These bracts appear in bold shades of pink, lavender, red, gold, or orange and create a display you can see a block away. While bougainvillea is tropical, it's usually grown as an annual in cold-winter areas.
I think I can figure out what makes this one secret... The hush that comes over one who is contemplating going through the gate and venturing into the seductive darkness just beyond the shock of light green...That is a secret place for sure... where any number of magical, secretive, breathtaking things may occur! and. . . when you return you must keep the secrets!!!
Regardless of the plant material, I love the plantings on both sides of this pathway to ground it. Looks like it has always been there.