To think we almost missed visiting this museum. Musée Rodin ended up being my favorite place in Paris. It’s home to many of Rodin’s sculptures, including ‘The Thinker’ and ‘Gates of Hell.’ Plus, it has the most amazing garden full of Rodin’s creations. Read more
Posts tagged ‘Garden Tours & Travel’
In mid-June we visited the Stourhead garden and estate outside of London. We had limited time in England so this was the only major garden we were able to visit on our trip. Plus, it just happened to be along the route we were already taking to get to Stonehenge. Read more
On Saturday I had the pleasure of touring the beautiful garden of my friend & mentor. She supported me through the Master Gardener training and continues to support me today. Not only is she an amazing person, but she has a beautiful woodland garden that was featured on this year’s tour.
There was a lot to enjoy in her garden, but I especially loved all the rebar supports she made for her plants. She actually bends each piece by hand using the setup below. Anyone know what it’s called? I want one and she doesn’t remember where she got it. Every gardener should have one.
It appears we have more in common than I thought. As I walked around her garden I noticed three boot planters! I had no idea she had such good taste:
Woodland Garden Walk
I had a hard time capturing the garden’s beauty with my iPhone (I forgot to put the battery back in my camera). Just picture a woodland walk full of shade loving shrubs and perennials mixed with native plants. Keep an eye out for all the artwork and rebar supports: