imageCramoisi (kram-wah-zee) means crimson, the type of vivid red you see in this beautiful flower. I took this photo at the Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat in the sun-soaked south of France. Red is my favorite color. In autumn in New England, it’s always the scarlet leaves that capture my eye. I’m going to Vermont this weekend and hoping for lots of cramoisi.

imageLa villa Ephrussi de Rothschild 

About Patricia Gilbert

Patricia Gilbert is a French teacher. She's Canadian, lives in the United States, but dreams of living in France. Follow her on Instagram @Onequalitythefinest and on Twitter @1qualthefinest.
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2 Responses to Cramoisi

  1. Norman Ball says:

    Wonderful image of my favourite colour. Thank you very much for a nice start to Canadian Thanksgiving. Leaves here have hardly turned.

  2. Happy Thanksgiving to you! Have another slice of pumpkin pie on me.

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