British farmer plants heart-shaped meadow in honor of his late wife

January 27, 2015 by  
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  Winston Howes, green thumb and hopeless romantic, planted 6,000 oak trees  in the shape of heart in his South Gloucestershire meadow 15 years ago as a tribute to his late wife, Janet. His stunning memorial was his very own secret garden for years until a hot air balloonist happened to cruise over the land and captured a picture of the giant grassy emblem. “I have my own balloon and am quite a regular flyer—but this was the most amazing sight I have ever seen from the sky,” the pilot, Andy Collet told The Telegraph . “It was a perfect heart hidden away from view—you would not know it was there. You can just imagine the love story.” Read the rest of British farmer plants heart-shaped meadow in honor of his late wife Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: British farmer , British farmer tribute , heart , heart meadow , heart oaks , heart shape , heart-shaped , heart-shaped meadow , Janet , Love , love tribute , meadow , oak trees , South Gloucestershire , Tribute , Valentine , Winston Howes , Wotton Hill

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British farmer plants heart-shaped meadow in honor of his late wife

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