Tour de France Garden Style

An advancing regiment of coppery gnomes at Chaumont 2012. Photo: Linda McKendry

An advancing regiment of coppery gnomes at Chaumont 2012. Photo: Linda McKendry

2015 marks the 23rd season of the Chaumont-sur-Loire Garden Festival, an international horticultural playground and display venue for landscape designers, gardeners, and architects with a focus on emerging talent.

A host of morpho-blue butterflies flutter above a formal landscapes of clipped hedges and dyed rugs, Chaumont 2012. Photo: Linda McKendry

A host of morpho-blue butterflies flutter above a formal landscape of clipped hedges and dyed rugs, Chaumont 2012. Photo: Linda McKendry

Next spring PHS board member Linda McKendry will escort a PHS tour to France to explore the gardens of Normandy, Picardie and the Loire Valley. The Chaumont festival is sure to be a highlight! Next year’s theme is Extraordinary Gardens—Collector’s Gardens.

Photo: Linda McKendry

Photo: Linda McKendry

For more details and a complete itinerary go here.