When we talk about gardens, we are not just talking about small plots in front of or behind houses or buildings, but also large spaces that can be a haven of beauty and elegance. For example, for him The Garden of Versailles or Gardens of the Palace of Versailles, in its original language, is located at the Royal Palace of Versailles (France). It covers around 800 hectares of land and, since 1972, has been inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List.
He shows particular care in the arrangement of the plants. The flower beds are very beautiful. They create a unique space combined with their sculptures in marble, bronze and lead. Its more than 50 fonts attract attention. More than 30 pools are set up, some equipped to present beautiful aquatic shows.
“The orange greenhouse” is one of its focal points. There are over a thousand trees, mostly orange trees, but there are also citrus and other pomegranates.
This room was built by Louis XIV. André Le Nôtre, specialist in painting, architecture and botany, applied geometric design. The whole garden is ordered from a central axis, with other secondary axes simulating stars. The complex is organized on several levels and each tree presents a vegetative architecture, due to its weighted sculpture.
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Kenroku Garden is one of the three most beautiful gardens in Japan. It is part of Kanazawa Castle and was built by order of the Maeda family about two hundred years ago. It has been open to the public since 1871. The great variety of trees and flowers gives it a special appearance in all seasons.
name Kenroku translates to “Garden of 6 sublimities”, referring to the expanse, the seclusion, the artificial, the antiquity, the abundant water and the beautiful and wide views. This garden was designed according to Chinese landscape theories, which suggests the use of these six basic characteristics.
a Highlights of Kenroku Garden The Funsui fountain (the oldest in Japan), the Gank-bashi bridge known as “Kikko-bashi” or turtle shell due to the shape of the stones, and theTugao-tei tea house, which stands out as the oldest structure in the whole place. It was built in 1774.
This garden is one of the most incredible in the world, due to its large number of flowers. It is also called the “Garden of Europe”, and it is located in Lisse, the Netherlands. According to the park’s official website, more than 7 million flowers are grown each year, covering around 32 hectares of land.
The Keukenhof garden has around 400 years of history. Its strength is the cultivation and improvement of tulips, the national flower of the country. Annual opening in the second half of March and closing at the end of May. This 2018 will be the opening from March 22 to May 13. The best time to visit is in mid-April, as the flowers are seen in all their beauty.
This garden is it is the most visited place in all of Morocco and it is in Marrakech, commonly referred to as the city of the eighth. It covers approximately 10 hectares of land. It was designed and built by French artist Jacques Majorelle. It took him over 40 years to create.
Shaded paths, trees, exotic plants, sound streams and the bubbling ponds covered with water lilies and lotus flowers are some of the wonders of this space. The structures are inspired by Art Deco. The deep blue color stands out, a tribute to the Atlas Mountains.
It is also on the UNESCO World Heritage List. It is a garden of about 5 hectares, located in Tivoli (Italy), and built in the 16th century. Its innovative design, the use of ponds, fountains and other architectural elements made it a model for the creation of other important orchards in Europe.
Villa d’Este’s reputation in the hydraulic system is extraordinary, with more than 50 wells, 364 water jets, 64 waterfalls and 220 ponds, among other structures, fed by 875 meters of canals and waterfalls, all operating with the force of gravity.
Kew Royal Botanic Gardens
Kew Botanical Garden contains over 40,000 species of living plants. This site is more than a space for flora. It’s like a scientific research institute, with great prestige. It is located in London, England. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site with unique landscapes and incredible architecture.
Yes three large glass greenhouses, seed bank, herbarium and even museum. Likewise, there are a number of botanical shops, restaurants, a library and an art gallery. It has nearly 130 hectares.
Nong Nooch Tropical Botanical Garden
Nong Nooch has a tropical botanical garden in Thailand. It was installed in the 1980s. It is one of the tourist attractions of the country, and receives around 5000 people every day. It is currently ranked among the 10 most beautiful gardens in the world and has received numerous awards and distinctions.
Sounds, statues, a small zoo, and dozens of native species and tropical makes it a beautiful natural space. One of the largest collections of orchids in Asia is concentrated here. It is said to contain just over 15 plant parts and the cactus enclosure is one of its main attractions.
Yu or Yuyuan Garden
Yuyuan Garden is located near the “Temple of the City of God”, near the Great Wall of China. Yuyuan translates to a garden of happiness. There are currently about 2 hectares of land, divided into 6 general areas, established in the Suzhou style. Highlights include the Sansui Hall, which is a rock garden about 12 meters high, built in stone; Wanhua Camar, meaning the hall of 10,000 flowers; and Dianchun Hall, which is the building that formed the basis of the “Society of Small Swords”.