LATER FRENCH GOTHIC: St. Maclou, Rouen, France, C. 1500-1514. While the Renaissance was already in full swing in Italy, the French were pushing the extremes with elaborate ornamentation as seen in the exquisite traceries of St. Maclou. Considered one of the best examples of the "Flamboyant style" of Gothic architecture in France.
KEW GARDENS ‘My friend and artist Wolfgang Buttress’s The Hive is moving into Kew Gardens in June after being the centrepiece at the 2015 Milan Expo. It’s a must-see at 17 metres high and is inspired by scientific research into the health of bees.’
Bald Cypress (taxodium distichum): This is one of the few deciduous conifers; unlike most conifers, it loses its needles every fall. It grows best in full sun and wet or moisture retentive soils and the buttress roots are a good i.d. characteristic. This is a majestic tree. Its closest relative is the dawn redwood.
Easyboot Bare 4 by Easycare. $65.00. How to get the correct size boot for your horse: Measure the width of the hoof across the bottom at the widest point. Measure the length of the hoof from the toe to the buttress line of the heel.The buttress line is the farthest weight bearing point of the heel. Compare your measurement with the proper size chart below. Ideally, the width and length measurement will fit into the same Easyboot...