With horticultural roots over six centuries-old, it’s not surprising Anjou is part of the Garden of France and an international centre of excellence. Vegepolys unites varied skills in a cluster of companies and research and teaching units. Flowers, seeds, bulbs, medicinal plants, new fruit varieties – the region’s output is staggering!
Anjou’s love-affair with its fertile soils has shaped Camifolia, the Parc Oriental de Maulévrier, the Roseraie - Chemins de la Rose and Europe’s first plant theme park, Terra Botanica. And spacious gardens and parks bring nature into the very heart of town.
Enjoy the serenity of the Loire, a haven for birds, or visit the exquisite grounds of the châteaux – the English gardens at Brissac are well worth a visit!
No need to be a botanist to relish the gardens in Anjou. Enjoy a walk among a myriad of roses, sniff the aromas of medicinal...