France Ushers in Spring With Muguet des Bois


Subject:
Holidays and Observances Individually , Labor , May Day

Description:
Information about the celebration of May Day on May 1 in France. This national holiday, known as the "Fête du Travail" (worker's holiday), is commemorated by "the buying for oneself or one's loved ones or friends a pot or bouquet of lily of the valley (muguet des bois)." Part of a series of "Paris Postcards" written by an American expatriate living in Paris.

Publisher:
L'Atelier Vert — Everything French Gardening

Language:
English

Source:
http://frenchgardening.com/postcard.html?pid=3104967242182928


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