International Garden Festival at Chateau de Chaumont

The International Garden Festival (IGF) held at the Chateau de Chaumont in the Loire Valley in France should be on the ‘bucket list’ of anyone who is interested in gardens and in particular in garden and landscape design. The festival is held over nearly 6 months from late April to mid October and showcases 20 or more designed gardens. Continue reading


Chooks shared almost every back yard in the Adelaide suburb where I spent the first years of my life. My Dutch grandparents always had at least a dozen Continue reading