Archive for 'Travel journal'
Luc and Amy from General Hydroponics (US) toured Chile and Argentina for about 10 days. Two beautiful countries with very warm & welcoming people.The community of growers is expanding very fast in that region with strong agricultural traditions and a wide diversity of climates. In Chile we were received by Claudio and his team from [...]
On February 28 2013, the Paris Administrative Court cancelled ….. on the Jardin des Serres d’Auteuil It was a relief for the supporters of this unique place. This botanical garden was started in 1761 following King Louis XV request. In 1895 a horticultural production was added to the existing part (greenhouses and flowers). The five [...]
Our (lucky) team took the opportunity to visit the beautiful city of Moscow, to test the russian hospitality and to visit the office of our partner Grow Trade. Our team has also wrapped the show with a french fragrance by organizing a tasting of Pousse Rapiere at GHE stand! With 21°C a blue sky and [...]
After referring to the GHE contest in our last article, here are some pictures and video about the William Texier’s book signing : “Hydroponics for everybody, all about homme horticulture”. Indeed the russian version of the book was introduced to Russian people during the expo, also William Texier also lead a roundtable about hydroponics, which [...]
Villa del Mar, Jalisco, Mexico. El Cielito is a great place to stay in Villa del Mar, far from buzy Puerto Vallarta. Five or six comfortable bungalows are built at the edge of the cliff, offering an exceptional view on the Pacific. Here sunsets are marvelous. Pelicans and fregatabirds are neighbours to different species of [...]
Puerto Vallarta is a huge resort on the Pacific coast of central Mexico, lazily stretching along the Bahía de Banderas, an amazingly beautiful set of beaches. It also has a beautiful boardwalk called “El Malecon”, where everybody (Mexicans and tourists alike) strolls at dusk, in search of margaritas, fresh grilled fish dinners, and some of [...]
As well as Cancun or Teotihuacan, Tequila is one of Mexico’s symbols : Totally unevitable. It all starts at some 65km from Guadalajara in : Tequila ! With the “Agave Tequilana” also called “Agave Azul”, an endemic succulent* from the slopes of Jalisco state, in Mexico, North East from Mexico City. “Tres Mujeres” is a [...]
The IGS is an international exhibition whose keyword is: exploration! The aim of the exhibition is to “go around the world in 80 gardens”, the name was inspired by Jules Verne’s book : “Around the world in eighty days.” Over the walks, the visitor discovers amazing interpretations of the world’s wonders, through unique artistic horticultural [...]
New stop for GHE’s products: Chile! We leave our bags at Greenside, our all new and first dealer in the country! Greenside Chile Grow Shop is a landscape architecture and indoor gardening shop, which started its activity in 2011 in Santiago. Here are some pictures of the shop … And the contacts : 11 de [...]
Here are some pictures from our dealer in Kuwait : Biophilia grow center ! He was invited to demonstrate the effectiveness of hydroponics in a television program with a comparison between two Moringa Trees: one grown in hydro and the other in soil. Thanks for the pictures ! Enjoy !