Unusual Front Gardens #15: Halloween


The Lle Hari restaurant in Llanrwst has had a lot of fun decorating its windowboxes along seasonal lines. They've also made a haunted hotel video to really get you in the mood!


Across the road they've continued with the Halloween theme by creating a pumpkin graveyard. I particularly like the wellies. It would be great to go back to see if the pumpkins are lit up at night - spooky.

Karen, Dobby and I had a lot of fun exploring all the features of these unusual front gardens on our way back from Bodnant a couple of weeks ago. But the biggest smile of all was on the face of the elderly lady we saw in a wheelchair, who was totally captivated by the scene.

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  1. Brilliant! We haven't got anything like this near us. Maybe I'll do something next year...

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    1. It's the first time I've found Halloween in a garden context I use here on Veg Plotting - I was delighted!

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  2. That's fab - and when do we get the Bodnant post?!

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    1. Hi Janet - Bodnant will most probably be drip fed in snippets, just like the rain we had on the day! I see you've already found the bench :)

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  3. And it stopped raining whilst we admired it all!

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    1. It did indeed! And thank you for stopping the car and letting us explore what was there very thoroughly :)

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  4. Eeeeeeeek! Great to see and hopefully it all stayed intact.

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  5. I suppose you could make these with those flat yoghurt tubs too. Not as pretty but you could just keep replacing them,

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    1. Hi Sue, not quite sure what you're thinking of making... I'm intrigued :)

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