Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Alain Charest
33 followers -
Gardener - Roche Fleurie, Bruce Peninsula, Ontario, Canada
Gardener - Roche Fleurie, Bruce Peninsula, Ontario, Canada

33 followers
About
Posts

Post has attachment
All about spheres
All about spheres
rochefleuriegarden.blogspot.be
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
"Cherry Garden" - Portrait of an Iris
"Cherry Garden" - Portrait of an Iris
rochefleuriegarden.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Smooth Green Snake
Smooth Green Snake
rochefleuriegarden.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
A "maximus" we could do without
A "maximus" we could do without
rochefleuriegarden.blogspot.be
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Cold and Snow
Cold and Snow
rochefleuriegarden.blogspot.be
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Gianmarco - 16 août
Gianmarco - 16 août
docs.google.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Giardino della Gherardesca
Covering 4.5 hectares, this garden is one of the largest private gardens
of Florence. Being private, it is not open to the public. Actually it
is now part of the Four Seasons, a five star hotel. Still, we wrote to the hotel explaining that we knew the gar...
Giardino della Gherardesca
Giardino della Gherardesca
rochefleuriegarden.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
The Boboli and the need to control
The Boboli Garden, probably the best known garden in Florence, reminds us that our tendency to associate  gardens with flowers is a relatively new. Before
the nineteenth century, gardening was mostly about putting order in
nature, according to classical
...
The Boboli and the need to control
The Boboli and the need to control
rochefleuriegarden.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Terracotta pots
What is more quintessential to the Italian garden than the terracotta pot?
The problem with
terracotta is, of course, that a solid frost will break the pot. Dropping it will have the same effect. What I found particularly interesting in the Giardino dei s...
Terracotta pots
Terracotta pots
rochefleuriegarden.blogspot.com
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Il Giardino dei Simplici
Recently, we visited the Botanical Garden in  Florence, Italy - il giardino dei
simplici. The simplici, simples in English (or in French for that
matter), are the medicinal plants that were considered effective on
their own. They do not have to be mixed ...
Il Giardino dei Simplici
Il Giardino dei Simplici
rochefleuriegarden.blogspot.com
Add a comment...
Wait while more posts are being loaded