Bowman’s Hill

It’s been a while since I’ve talked about other gardens. But I was so inspired by a recent trip to Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve,  I couldn’t help but share a few thoughts. Located in New Hope, Pennsylvania, the preserve serves to educate, conserve, and steward native plants. While I had been aware of Bowman’s Hill […]

Parc de Buttes Chaumont

Paris has many beautiful parks and gardens. A couple of years ago, we took a week in May to visit Paris and London.  No trip would be complete without outdoor time — which often includes a park, arboretum or garden.  On this trip, we took a Metro ride to the 19th arondissement, to the Parc […]

Beautiful British Columbia

  Where the sea meets the sky – British Columbia.  Its unique climate make it one of the most garden-friendly places on earth.  Here, some photos from the garden on “the hill” in Vancouver, Queen Elizabeth Park.  Also worth (repeat) visits:  VanDusen and Butchart (the latter is in Victoria).  Another site you might want to check out […]