La Roseraie de L'Haÿ-les-Roses – France
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member jcb94
N 48° 46.572 E 002° 20.066
31U E 451101 N 5402791
Quick Description: [FR] La Roseraie du Val-de-Marne, est la première roseraie moderne, fondée en 1894 par Jules Gravereaux. [EN] The Rose garden of Val-de-Marne, is the first modern rose garden, based in 1894 by Jules Gravereaux.
Location: Île-de-France, France
Date Posted: 11/9/2011 8:06:29 AM
Waymark Code: WMD2BF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
Le Parc départemental de la Roseraie à l’Haÿ-les-Roses accueille la collection de rosiers constituée par Jules Gravereaux.
Devenu fortuné, il prend sa retraite de très bonne heure et achète un domaine en 1892 à l’Haÿ-les-Roses et se consacre à sa passion des jardins.
En 1910, sa roseraie, dessinée par le paysagiste Édouard François André, présente 8000 sortes de roses différentes.
Elle comprend treize jardins de collection s'ordonnant autour de la roseraie à la française.
La roseraie présente aujourd'hui 3100 espèces et variétés différentes, et 16000 rosiers.
Le jardin a été acquis en 1936 par le département de la Seine, puis transféré en 1968 au département du Val-de-Marne. Il a été renommé "Roseraie du Val-de-Marne" en 1994.
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The departmental Park of the Rose garden in Haÿ-les-Roses welcomes the collection of rosebushes constituted by Jules Gravereaux.
Become fortunate, he retires a very good hour and buys a domain in 1892 from "l’Haÿ-les-Roses" and dedicates itself to his passion of gardens.
In 1910, his rose garden, drawn by the landscape painter Édouard François André, presents 8000 sorts of different roses.
It includes thirteen gardens of collection organizing itself around the French-style rose garden.
The rose garden presents 3100 sorts and different varieties today, and 16000 rosebushes.
The garden was acquired in 1936 by the department of the Seine, then transferred in 1968 to the department of Val-de-Marne. It was reappointed "Roseraie du Val-de-Marne" in 1994.
Garden Name: La Roseraie du Val-de-Marne

Location: Rue Albert Watel 94240 L'Haÿ-les-Roses, France

Hours:
de mai à mi-septembre, de 10h à 20h / Of May in in the middle of September, from 10 am till 8 pm


Fees: 3 €

Website: [Web Link]

Parking: N 48° 46.658 W 002° 20.137

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