"It was a fine morning, and the
sun . . . painted a soft lustre upon her bright face and dark hair."
( 'Far from the Madding Crowd')
Bathseba Evergreen is the largest (so far) of Lily's
planters, with a capacity so huge that at Chelsea Flower Show a couple
of years ago we planted a small apple tree in her. She looked gorgeous.
Bathsheba has long flowing hair and a strong, determined
personality, unlikely to disappear quietly into the background of any
IS BATHSHEBA CAST?
Bathsheba has threads in each leg for fixing to stone
or a plinth if required. She is cast in bronze resin and can be finished
either in a bronze resin or verdigris patina.