I hope these images encourage you to visit the Biltmore House and Gardens, http://www.biltmore.com/
The colors, verticals against horizontals and layering are what I saw when I shot the first image and the delicacy of the weeds and water surface of the second appealed to me.
Here is what one can do when the weather is cold and what one dreams about until summer.
Dining tables, at home or away are frequently happening places and here are a few examples.
The Riverbanks Zoo and Garden (https://www.riverbanks.org/)is a great place to make photographs and I highly recommend it.
Sometimes, simple images work best for me and can be evocative.
Should you find yourself going to Kenilworth, NJ the Kenilworth Hotel is a good place to stay. The plantings at the door invit one in and the rooms are large and well-appointed.
Every few days I trawl through my files and there are some images that always come up in the net and here are some of them.