Parks and gardens

Le jardin du naturaliste

Talmontiers

This wildflower garden is open to visitors. The garden is also a nursery specialising in the dissemination of native species.
The owner gives advice on creating and maintaining wild gardens.

Olivier TRANCHARD
36 bis Rue Dufour Lebrun
60590 Talmontiers
Tel. 03.44.84.92.96
www.le-jardin-du-naturaliste.com

Open from 1 March to 31 October, and Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm.
For groups: guided tours available (booking required)

The town of roses

Plus Beaux Villages de France
Gerberoy
 

The architecture from the 15th, 17th and 18th centuries has been preserved here. Gerberoy, thanks to its location overlooking the Arondel Valley and Caumont woods, offers an exceptional site that has earned it the "most beautiful villages of France label".

Office de Tourisme de la Picardie Verte et ses Vallées
20 rue du Logis du Roy
60380 Gerberoy
Tel: 03.44.46.32.20
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Website: ot.picardieverte.free.fr

Guided tours of the town, museum and collegiate church available.
Price: From €5 per person

André Van Beek's garden

Label Jardin Remarquable
Saint Paul
 

Displays of stunning dahlias, hydrangeas and perennials inspired by the perspectives and colours  of painting.

The pond runs from east to west so as to benefit from the morning light and the sunset. Many varieties of water lilies, aquatic plants and koi carp can be admired among the cascades and waterfalls.
The work of André Van Beek is known all over the world, especially in the United States and Japan.

1 Rue des Auges - D931
60650 Saint Paul
Tel 03.44.82.20.18
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Website: www.andrevanbeek.com

Open from 15 June to 15 October, on Fridays, Sundays, Mondays and bank holidays from 1 pm to 7 pm
Saturdays from 1 pm to 4 pm, after 4 pm please enquire
Price: €7