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La Bambouseraie en Cévennes

Exotic garden

Associated with a rich collection of exotic plants and remarkable trees, bamboos constitute the botanical originality of La Bambouseraie which was created in 1856 by Eugène Mazel, a passionate lover of the plant world.

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Exotic, Magical and Unique Gardens

A forest of giant bamboos unique in Europe, centuries-old trees, exceptional landscaping such as the Bambusarium, the plant labyrinth, the aquatic garden, the Laotian village, the magnificent Victorian greenhouses built by Eugène Mazel… transport the visitor to distant countries.

The styles of this exotic garden

The surprising and recent creation of Erik Borja, landscape artist, of a Japanese-style strolling garden: the Vallon du Dragon. It fits not only into the Bambouseraie but also into the Cévennes landscape and the exotic gardens thus surprise more than one visitor. The Dragon Valley plays on the complementarity of plants and minerals in which spring flowering and autumn colors play a major role.

The philosophy of these exotic gardens

Faithful to the spirit of its visionary creator and man of heart, Eugène Mazel, the Bambouseraie defends a human, botanical and cultural approach to this garden whose vocation is also to bring people together and to facilitate meetings. , to cross and connect knowledge and passions. A place of exchange and culture, this arboretum, unique in Europe, lists numerous plant species whose collections have continued to be enriched over time.

La Bambouseraie en Cévennes

552 rue de Montsauve
30140 Générargues

Phone : +33 (0)4 66 61 70 47

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