3. Overbecks, Salcombe. A National Trust garden 2018:05:13

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Overbecks garden has superb coastal views

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And some very unusual plants such as this Beschorneria yuccoides

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The garden is constructed as a series of terraces cut into the steep hillside

The view from the top terrace down into the herbaceous terrace

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The herbaceous terrace, with Iris just coming into bloom

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The lowest terrace has a knott garden, but designed to be viewed from above.

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A large flowered white Peaony looking superb

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The lower terrace has many large banana trees underplanted with bulbs

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A cactus floweing in the small conservatory

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The lower terrace

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A small flowered yellow rose in full bloom just below the house.

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A tropical vista

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Wisteria on the house. The big wisteria on a pergola is still in bud.

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