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Plant Days / Arboretum de la SédelleOctober 15 & 16, 2022
Plant Days

Plant Days

Spring / Fall

In Crozant, in the small hamlet of “Villejoint”, the Association des Amis des Plantes gives you an appointment every year … at the Arboretum de la Sédelle for the “Plant Days”: one weekend in spring and another in autumn: theunavoidable appointment for plant and nature lovers!

An exceptional place

Every year, during two weekends, the first one in spring in May and another one in autumn in October, the Plant Days take place at the Arboretum de la Sédelle, an exceptional place for meetings between garden enthusiasts.

In fact, Arboretum de la Sédelle, classified as a Remarkable Garden, is distinguished by a superb collection of maples, which in autumn, will amaze you with its blazing colors. In spring, it is especially the rhododendrons that will amaze you and many other shrubs and The Arboretum de la Sédelle, it’s 400 species with 1000 colors.

Philippe Wanty, the owner of this garden, is a former student of the famous landscape designer and botanist Gilles Clément, who is also based in this small village in Creuse. Philippe Wanty has adopted the theory of gardens in motion, which consists of minimal intervention by the gardener, machines and chemicals. All year round with his wife Nell Wanty, he shares his passion with the many visitors who enjoy strolling through this ocean of greenery.

At the program: visits, conferences, exhibition, sale of plants…

On the occasion of these weekends of guided tours are offered every hour to visitors, but also superb exhibitions and conferences that invite visitors to meet there too experts or enthusiasts of gardens and botany. Finally, a sale of plants awaits you at the end of this visit to leave with rare and original plant spaces.

Spring Plant Days
October 15 & 16, 2022 – Detailed Program

  • Plant Sale
  • Guided Educational Walk and Mediation
    – Saturday, October 15 at 3:00 pm
  • Lectures :
    – Saturday, October 15 at 3pm – by registration
    – Sunday, October 16 at 3pm
  • Exhibition
  • Birding field trip
    Please bring a pair of binoculars and good shoes
    Saturday, October 15 and Sunday, October 16 at 10:30am – by registration
  • Photographic Walk
    Sunday, October 16 at 10:30 a.m.
  • Parent/Child Toursall weekend
  • Arboretum Tours: approximately every hour.

Autumn Plant Days
October 15 and 16, 2022

Schedules: 10am to 6pm.
Entrance: €6 – under 15 and member free.
Light refreshments on site under cover.
Dogs not allowed.
Boots advised in wet weather.

Arboretum de la Sédelle
2 Villejoint
23160 CROZANT

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