The Jardin des Olfacties is a botanical garden specializing in scented plants. It is located at the Place de l'Église, Coëx, Vendée, Pays de la Loire, France, and open daily in the warmer months; an admission fee is charged.The garden was founded in 1942 as a public park, one hectare in size, and was transformed in the 1990s to become an olfactorium with an emphasis on scented plants, taking its current name in 1998. Between 1998 and 2000 the garden was enlarged to its current size, augmented its botanical collections, and became a member of the Jardins botaniques de France.Today the garden contains about 3,000 plant taxa arranged into a dozen thematic gardens. It has particular strengths in pelargoniums and roses, and its national collection of carnations has been recorgnized by the Conservatoire français des collections végétales spécialisées .To visit Jardin des Olfacties and get the most from your holiday in Coex, create itinerary details personal to you using our Coex vacation trip planner.
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ZAZACoexAugust 6, 2017
Cet îlot de verdure permet de se détendre et d'y passer un moment sympathique. Tyrolienne et balançoire pour enfants. Une pagide japon'aide permet de faire de sympathique photographies more »This Green Island allows you to relax and to spend a nice time. Zip line and swing for children. A Japan pagide' help to make friendly photographs
benoit33000July 19, 2017
jardin de Coex gratuit très joli qui permet une petite balade . Petits ponts de bois au travers des Bambous très sympa . Tyrolienne apprécié des enfants . more »of free Coex nice garden that allows a small walk. Small bridges of wood through the friendly bamboo. Zipline appreciated by children.
titidu852017July 7, 2017
J'ai connu il y a quelques années le parc quand il était payant, bien entretenu, pour pâques il y avait des oeufs cachés dans la verdure luxuriante, mais aujourd'hui tout ou presque est laissé a l'aba... more »I knew a few years ago the Park when it was paid, well maintained, for Easter there was eggs hidden in lush greenery, but today everything or almost is left a abandonment, there was an exotic greenhouse or spent through who is left giving abandoned to follow over a small bridge today half destroyed. I don't understand why everything is left as it now without maintenance, even ropes lining the path in the bamboo forest are torn and rotten. Very disappointed.
Chris whiteAugust 30, 2016
A peaceful park but such a pity it is no longer tended and looked after carefully. The children's playground and picnic benches are great but I miss the flowers and plants which used to be looked after so well.
Richard DaviesMarch 10, 2017
This is a hidden treasure!
Ricou GuipilAugust 20, 2017Lovely and little frequented the day of my visit in August. It's a garden nor more or less with a few animals and games for children. Some mystery passages. The place gives the impression of having been abandoned but taken up again. Prefer can be spring.
BOGAERTS DaveAugust 9, 2017A nice surprise. We visited this place quite by chance and detours of the paths we went to discovery. Peaceful place. Pity that some parts are a bit neglected and meriteraient to be better maintained.
LizouAugust 6, 2017This garden is of olfacties as the name. Shop more, almost no flowers. A park for children that's what it became. Very disappointed! I didn't go last year, but before there was a course arrow with a sense of visits and tons of flowers, scents. Nothing more!
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