a sprung Spring, part 2… Purple reigns!

26 Apr

It’s still Springing – so here’s some more Spring pics for you from around the Minervois… (I just wish I could put all the incredible smells on this page too)

Purple reigns!

Lilas and lilas

Lilas and lilas

glycine1

spring 4

bernard

L'Arbre de Judee (Judas Tree)

L’Arbre de Judee (Judas Tree)

spring 1

the plane (plataine) trees are budding

the plane (platane) trees are budding

and so are the vines (buds can be called 'bourgeons')

and so are the vines (buds can be called ‘bourgeons’)

glycine house

glycine house2

market man

Spring market day

market legs

market legs

market friends

market friends

lilas manon 2

and then a little evening promenade...

and then a little evening promenade…

almost a picnic at hanging rock!

almost a picnic at hanging rock

spring walk 1

spring walk 2

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10 Responses to “a sprung Spring, part 2… Purple reigns!”

  1. Tory April 26, 2013 at 11:07 am #

    Love the photos Kat … especially the last one 🙂

  2. Adele April 27, 2013 at 12:11 am #

    Getting very excited about our trip now. All looks so stunning xxx

  3. jillhoye April 27, 2013 at 12:16 am #

    What fabulous pictures. I love that region of France it brings back so many happy memories. You are so fortunate to live there. Love your blog xx

  4. Marilyne May 1, 2013 at 5:53 pm #

    Beautiful 🙂

  5. John Crawford May 7, 2013 at 11:15 pm #

    I am living my life somewhat vicariously through you…I love the wine and the photos and your blog give a real human element to the whole thing…

    • The vigneron's wife May 11, 2013 at 7:13 pm #

      Thanks a lot John, it’s lovely to hear that. I’m glad you’re enjoying it!

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