The different landscapes

Bamboo giants

This giant has stood the test of time for 700 million years ! It was even present in the dinosaur age. Certain specimens here at La Bambouseraie can...
Vallon du dragon

The Dragon valley

The layout of Chinese and Japanese gardens are always based around water, and it is this that determines the form, dimension and style of the garden.

The Phoenix pavilion

Its Japanese Architecture together with a central position make The Phoenix pavilion one of the key elements of The Dragon Valley.

The bamboo forest

If bamboo is a grass then this bamboo forest could be considered a prairie !

The Camelia and The bamboo collections

In March the first camelia flowers indicate the arrival of Spring at La Bambouseraie.

The Palm pathway

This species planted by Eugène Mazel has propogated and there are now a multitude of young palms that are dotted amongst the bamboos.

Eugene's water garden

Eugene's water garden recently renovated and re-opened to visitors in 2014 is the result of a collaboration with the landscape architect Marine...

The Mazel greenhouses

When they were first built these greenhouses were dedicated to cultivating fragile species.

The Gloriette and The Japanese garden

In the Far East the lotus symbolises purity.

The Labyrinth

Finding your way around the bamboo labyrinth is a fun moment for all !

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