June 10, 2011

MORE CHÉDIGNY PHOTOS

As requested, a few more photos of our afternoon at the Festival des Roses at Chédigny.

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These were some of the beautiful hydrangeas that were on sale.

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I think I probably chose the best ones first time around but that’s the lot !!

13 comments:

  1. Those look great! Did you get any?

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  2. Martine - we didn't buy anything. Our little garden in Le Grand-Pressigny is now fairly well stocked. I was also shocked at how expensive the plants were. Some of the roses were €30 or €40 each.

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  3. They certainly got the timing right with everything in full bloom. I really like the first shot with the purple window.

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  4. Wonderful, wonderful, wonderful photos of the flowers. We may not get to France this year, so maybe your photos of Chedigny will have to tide me over till our next trip.

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  5. What a pretty village, and those flowers were lovely. There is an air of tranquility about the place, probably helped by the scent of roses!

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  6. Fabulous roses and hydrangeas. I'll bet the fragrance is wonderful.

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  7. Super pics Jean. We didn't go to the festival this year, but last year I too found the roses very expensive. They were good specimins though.....

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  8. That third photo is spectacular, I can just smell those roses. Diane

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  9. P.S. On a good day I can spell the word 'specimen'!

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  10. Chedigny is a pretty and peaceful French village. i had no idea there was a Rose Festival and would love to go next year.

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  11. that second photo is beautiful!

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  12. Gosh, that looks like such a beautiful place! I am glad you have shared your photos with us. Those flowers make that little village just picture-perfect

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