Which are France’s Greenest Cities?

Top 3 des villes vertes de France

 

 

60% of the French people believe that the top priority for public authorities should be the creation of new Parks and Gardens – and many towns have already understood that revegetation is important both for the inhabitants and to make urban areas more attractive. Hortis and the Unep have analysed this new trend. So come on a Tour de France to visit these towns going green…

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A delight for the eyes – and the taste buds. Gardens your clients can eat!

jardin comestible

Edible gardens, edible and nourishing forests, the bases are the same – a healthy self-sustaining agroecosystem, inspired by nature, where all the plants cohabit with mutual respect. In fact a naturally logical garden in which you can eat everything that grows there. A concept which pleases – and is becoming more and more popular! Public authorities, holiday resorts – and if you made one for your own clients?

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Therapeutic gardens: making the most of a garden’s virtues

Jardin thérapeutique : comment exploiter les vertus des jardins ?

It is true that all gardens do you good. And it is also true that Parks are the lungs of a city! So if they are a breath of fresh air when we need it, why not include them in health institutes? More and more of them, like the Jardins Art et Soin association, are convinced of their benefits. And that’s why there are more and more therapeutic gardens which are very enjoyable to walk in … but not only that.
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