Colour associations

It’s relatively easy to associate colours in pairs. More than 2 becomes more complicated. Today I’ll show you some “colour pairs” which work (or don’t) in my July garden. Analogous Colours Complementary Colours I’m not so pleased with those 2 associations

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Visit of Le Pellinec garden

Today, with a couple of friends, we visited the Jardin du Pellinec, on the North coast of Brittany. This garden is a member of the Association des Parcs et Jardins de Bretagne, and has been awarded the prestigious “Jardin remarquable” label. It has been described and photographed on so many…

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Visit of la Péfolière garden

This week-end is “Open Gardens Day” throughout France. More about the event here: http://rendezvousauxjardins.culturecommunication.gouv.fr/ A number of carefully selected public and private gardens are open to the public. On Sunday, June 5th, we went to visit an incredible private garden opened to all for the day. The garden is located…

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Life is great…

Today, May 1st May Day we celebrate La Fête du Muguet in France. There is no lily-of-the-valley in my little garden (not yet) but it is still an occasion to celebrate as the gardener has almost recovered his eyesight, and the weather is at last glorious spring weather! A small…

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