Carnets d’Anjou: a book to celebrate horticulture and gardens in Anjou

After highlighting the history and architecture of the Château du Plessis-Macé, the “Carnets d’Anjou” collection of books focuses on the career of André Leroy.The famous Angevin nurseryman and land... In addition to being a famous horticulturist in France and abroad, as shown by the success of his Dictionary of Pomology, André Leroy also proved to be a landscape gardener, a designer of parks and gardens, he also ran several flower shops that also sold garden decorations and second-hand items, as he was also a great defender of the environment working in Anjou, but also throughout western France...

In Bordeaux, the fir tree on the hot seat

A detail that snowballedDuring his back-to-school press conference, Pierre Hurmic declared that there would be no dead trees in the squares of Bordeaux at Christmas.Too expensive and "not at all ......