Waterlily Canal and Miranda's Border

This still piece of water reflectsthe surroundings but doesn’tobstruct the view across to thecountryside.In summer the water is studdedwith jewel-like Waterliliesincluding varieties likeJames Brydon, Escarboucle,Gladstoniana, Texas Dawn,Cromatella, Perry’s Pink.

A statue of Miranda from Shakespeare’s The Tempest sculpted by Tanya Russell surveys the scene and at the back of the canal is an eye-catching border,whose vibrant reds and yellows of summer Dahlias and Rudbeckias are replaced by Tulips and Wallflowers in the spring.