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The Outstanding Gardens of the Côte d’Azur
|LA CITRONNERAIE (jardin privé) - MENTON|
La Citronneraie is located on the slopes of the Annonciade, the cradle of Menton, halfway up. At an altitude of 120 m., it faces S/E towards the rising sun, meaning it is the perfect spot for growing ...
|JARDIN BOTANIQUE - NICE|
Classic collections of Mediterranean flora (genista, cistus...) and acclimatization garden.
|JARDINS DU CHATEAU DE LA NAPOULE - MANDELIEU LA NAPOULE|
The gardens were designed by Mary Clews, wife of the American sculptor Henry Clews who restored the castle in Gothic style at the beginning of the century. Wandering around the alley-ways, you'll come ...
|JARDINS DE LA VILLA FORT FRANCE - GRASSE|
Villa built c. 1935 by the British author Lady Fortescue, with one of the fine gardens on the French Riviera, with over 500 species of plants and trees, typical of the region of Grasse or acclimated.
|LES JARDINS DE LA VILLA EPHRUSSI DE ROTHSCHILD - ST JEAN CAP FERRAT|
The villa is surrounded by nine magnificent themed gardens, where visitors can discover, as they walk around, a typical French garden, the luxurious vegetation of Spanish and Florentine gardens, the r ...
|JARDIN D'EZE - JARDIN EXOTIQUE - EZE|
Offering an amazing view, the Jardin contains several hundred varieties of succulent plants.
|JARDIN BOTANIQUE DE LA VILLA THURET - ANTIBES|
One of the first acclimation gardens on the Riviera, the Parc Thuret was created by biologist Gustave Thuret in 1857. Today, the property is managed by the National Agronomic Research Institute (INRA) ...
|PARC PHOENIX - NICE|
A score of gardens on specific themes can be visited on this 17.5-acre site. The greenhouse, one of the world's largest, recreates seven different tropical or sub-tropical climates.
|JARDINS DU PALAIS CARNOLES - MENTON|
The largest collection of citrus trees in Europe.
|JARDIN BOTANIQUE DU VAL RAHMEH - MENTON|
An "annex" of the National Museum of Natural History, this garden proposes a tour of the world of botany. It boasts the only specimen of the Sophora Toromiro, the mythical tree of Easter Island.
|JARDIN DE LA SERRE DE LA MADONE - MENTON|
Classified as an historic site, this garden was laid out between 1919 and 1939 by the renowned landscape-gardener Lawrence Johnstone, creator of Hidcote Manor. Terraces, rockeries, pergolas, ponds and ...