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Lurcy le bourg
Nièvre
2001

Rue des herbes folles
«Street of insane grasses», creation of a wild botanical garden of the district of "Lurcy le bourg". Within the framework of the operation «32+32=2000 (and even more)», and of my wedding with this village, development with the inhabitants of a project over five years, heading,
"
Rehabilitation of the lost village places".
«Street of insane grasses» is the first realization of this project, in the centre borough.
The laying out of a street in grass of the village, with construction of two dry stone walls and a bridge, plantation of wild species collected on the district or seed sowing, was carried out thanks to the investment of the population.
the aim of this garden was to make discover to the inhabitants of the commune the vegetation richnesses of which they laid out, the scarcity of such or the disappearance of that one there following the intensive agricultural treatments.
It is a work on the awakening and the protection of the biodiversity
of a commune.

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