Jardins de Metis / Reford Gardens, Grand-Metis

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Explore the manicured English-styled Jardins de Metis / Reford Gardens, originally a private garden that now boasts status as a National Heritage Site. Wander the 18 hectares (45 acres) of grounds, and observe 3,000 species of plant life. Dine at the onsite eatery and sample dishes concocted utilizing the garden's extensive plant collection. Be sure to check the listings for special events, which include an annual international garden festival. Our Grand-Metis travel itinerary planner makes visiting Jardins de Metis / Reford Gardens and other Grand-Metis attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • These gardens are located in a unique microclimate on the eastern shore of the Lower St. Lawrence. Their signature blossom is the blue Himalayan Poppy. There are fabulous varieties of plants over twen...  more »
  • We visited this garden to see the blue poppies, which did not disappoint. The rest of the garden in late June would also have been entirely worth a day's drive. A place to learn much about gardening. ...  more »
  • We visited these gardens in September and were so impressed by their beauty even at the end of the season. Very peaceful overlooking the river. Lots of inspiration. Would like to have a season pass an...  more »
  • Un excellent endroit à visiter. An excellent place to visit. The flowers and arragements are fantastic!
  • Spectacular garden with tons of flowers and a really interesting historical aspect to it. Well worth the visit if you're in the area.
  • Beautiful place. There's a lot to walk around and see. Cafeteria on site and boutique as well. The signature blue poppy is breath taking.
  • Pretty place to go if you like flowers, but if you are not a fan of plants, do not go.
  • Beautiful. One of the highlights in Gaspésie area. If you're there during design competition from landscape architecture firms make sure to see it too.