Jardin botanique de la Bastide

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Jardin botanique de la Bastide

The Jardin botanique de la Bastide (4 hectares) is a municipal botanical garden located along the right bank of the Garonne along the Allée Jean Giono in Bordeaux, Gironde, Aquitaine, France; it is open daily without charge. This new garden is an offshoot of the older Jardin botanique de Bordeaux, located across the river.

The garden opened in 2003 and is organized into six sections, including an arboretum, fields of grain, an alley of vines, and a water garden (1,250 m²), it also contains greenhouses, as well as eleven landscapes representing the environments of Aquitaine, including dune, cliff, wet grassland, moorland, etc.

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  • Jardin botanique de Bordeaux
  • BGCI entry
  • 1001 Fleurs entry (French)
  • Je Decouvre La France entry (French)
  • Philippe Prévost and Richard Zéboulon, Les plus beaux jardins du sud-ouest, éditions sud-ouest, ISBN 9782879014012

Coordinates: 44°50′46″N 0°33′44″W / 44.8460°N 0.5623°W / 44.8460; -0.5623