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A Garden Masterpiece Grown From Rescued Plants #395629
Apr 29th, 2017 at 10:34 PM
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Since the early 1980s, Pearl Fryar has created fantastic topiary at his garden in Bishopville, South Carolina. Living sculptures, Pearl’s topiary are astounding feats of artistry and horticulture. Many of the plants in Pearl’s garden were rescued from the compost pile at local nurseries. With Pearl’s patience and skilled hands, these “throw aways” have thrived and have been transformed into wonderful abstract shapes.


source: http://www.pearlfryar.com/

Re: A Garden Masterpiece Grown From Rescued Plants [Re: Beans ¯\_(ツ)_/¯] #395631
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Re: A Garden Masterpiece Grown From Rescued Plants [Re: Tina] #395632
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simply beautiful. Thanks so much for sharing this with us, Beans.


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Re: A Garden Masterpiece Grown From Rescued Plants [Re: Beans ¯\_(ツ)_/¯] #395674
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OMG lovely.

Re: A Garden Masterpiece Grown From Rescued Plants [Re: Beans ¯\_(ツ)_/¯] #395675
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He's only a little over and hour from me. I just might make a visit.

Re: A Garden Masterpiece Grown From Rescued Plants [Re: Bestofour] #395676
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Originally Posted by Bestofour
He's only a little over and hour from me. I just might make a visit.


Yes, that would be ever so much fun !!!


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Re: A Garden Masterpiece Grown From Rescued Plants [Re: Beans ¯\_(ツ)_/¯] #395683
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I saw on FB that 2 of my friends are thinking of going too. I'll hook up with them.

Re: A Garden Masterpiece Grown From Rescued Plants [Re: Bestofour] #395686
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You will report back to us about it, won't you please ??


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Re: A Garden Masterpiece Grown From Rescued Plants [Re: JunieGirl] #395688
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Originally Posted by Bestofour
He's only a little over and hour from me. I just might make a visit.

This is just so awesome - I really like it a lot!!

Originally Posted by JunieGirl
You will report back to us about it, won't you please ??

I'm hoping that if you make it to Pearl Fryar's topiary garden, that you can bring back some photos for sharing. grin

Re: A Garden Masterpiece Grown From Rescued Plants [Re: Beans ¯\_(ツ)_/¯] #395696
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Re: A Garden Masterpiece Grown From Rescued Plants [Re: Beans ¯\_(ツ)_/¯] #396583
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What a lovely garden! Very inspiring.


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