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Vue d'ensemble du cloître du prieuré d'Orsan Les roses du Jardin Marie à Orsan Courges du potager surélevé d'Orsan Cloître végétal du prieuré d'Orsan Hôtel Relais & Châteaux en Berry Potager fleuri d'Orsan Haie de charme à Orsan
The Gardens
Former monastery and listed historical monument, the Prieuré d’Orsan was established in 1107 by Robert d’Arbrissel as an off-shoot of the Abbey of Fontevraud. The Orsan Gardens are a true architectural gem inspired by medieval tapestries and illuminations. It enjoys an idyllic location in the Berry region, Central France.
Brainchild of two architects, Sonia Lesot & Patrice Taravella, these remarkable Gardens combine symbolic landscape creation and organic crop production. The maintenance is skillfully handled by Gilles Guillot, head-gardener, and his team.
1 - The Herb garden
2 - The Medicinal herb garden
3 - The Apple orchard
4 - The Oak walk
5 - The flowered Meadow
6 - The Labyrinth
7 - The Pear orchard cloister
8 - Mary’s roses garden
9 - The Wild flowers garden
10 - The Vegetable garden
11 - The nine Raised beds
12 - The Berry path
13 - The Balcony
14 - The Cloister
15 - The Wheat squares