Chez Leonardo

I really must say, ’twas a lovely May For we seized the chance to travel in France. So don’t you go feeling sorry for me, Cause I’m just home from les villes fleuris… I also went to Germany too. There’s so very much to share with you, But I’ll stick with the subject of the blog today And show the gardens of Clos Lucé…. Are … Continue reading Chez Leonardo

The Great American Weed Garden

I bet you’ve heard of English Cottage Gardens.  Or Japanese Water Gardens.  Perhaps you are familiar with Les Jardins Français. But have you heard about the new gardening rage springing from the heart of America? Introducing…. The Great American Weed Garden. Utterly unplanned yet perfectly blended… A study in form and structure… Mother Nature’s shapes and colors… Blending in brilliant harmony. Yes, my friends.  The Great American Weed Garden is truly … Continue reading The Great American Weed Garden

Sure-Fire Signs of Spring

When Winter is done and the fiery sun crosses to the Northern Hemisphere We seek out a reason to believe in the season, A Sure-Fire Sign that Spring is here. Bloodroot comes to light Blooming in white Nature’s own ressurection Then the spring beauty And this little cutie We’re headed in the right direction! The daffodils show Catching a glow The quintessential sign of Spring. … Continue reading Sure-Fire Signs of Spring