The Vine Garden: A Life-Changing Summer in the Gardens, Vineyards, and Chateaux of the Heart of France

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What happens when the Provençal dream turns into mundane reality? British garden designer Alex Dingwall-Main settled in Provence in the 1990s, but after nearly ten years, the magic of creating gardens in this magnificent landscape had vanished. What was once charming about rural life suddenly seemed maddening. So he set off on a quest to rediscover the gardens, vineyards, and wines at the very heart of FranceŚa quest that would decide whether he would stay or go. Join him in this lush, inspiring journeyŚwine glass in hand.

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Alex Dingwall-Main runs a landscape design practice in the south of France. He is the author of  The Luberon Garden.

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