Explore the landscapes and gardens of southern Gers. With the Pyrenees in the background, you will contemplate the flowers of the alleys of the small picturesque village of Castelnau-Barbarens, passing in turn through the private gardens of a castle and those of passionate owners.
Let lovers of slow tourism and long electric car rides rest assured, charging stations are there to punctuate your journey. You will be able to continue to discover our dear department in all serenity.
City classified 4 flowers.
English-style park of 5 ha, planted with more than 350 different tree species, some of which are in collection, and 30 species of shrubs. It is organized around a mall of silver lime trees, linking this district of the city to the cathedral, the tower of Armagnac and the historic center through a magnificent perspective.
Park of the departmental hotel:
Park designed by Irénée David, in the 5000th century, passionate about exotic species who planted more than XNUMX varieties. Today, it still shelters rare and remarkable oaks, horse chestnut trees and American chestnut trees ... A body of water with bald cypress trees.
City center public garden of 7 m600 built at the start of the 2th century. It offers different atmospheres: English, classic, French, Hispano-Moorish. It is equipped with a 200 m2 children's play area, as well as a green theater.
Electric charging station available in the town.
The Blue Peony, an experimental nursery.
These world specialists in peonies, awarded in Courson, have set up their nursery in the Gers. There are varieties originating from China such as hybrids of the “rockii” or “Gansu Mudan” peony, hellebores, botanical tulips, asters, Gansa dalhias ...
Hilltop village classified 2 flowers.
Private garden created in 1991. Fresh and warm garden with soft colors where tender greens and objects blend perfectly into the decor set up by expert and passionate hands.
Collection of perennials, roses and shrubs.
Private associative garden of 6 m000: vegetable plots, fruit trees, aromatic and medicinal plants.
Ponsan Castle Park:
4 ha private park. Romantic composition around a central meadow with ponds and river. Trees dating from the construction of the castle in the XNUMXth century: oaks, plane trees, sequoias, bald cypresses.
Connection with the Route des Peintures Murales en Astarac for the return to
Ranking & labels
- Distance: 140.00 km
- Roaming duration: 1 day (s)
- Type of route: Road
- Route type: Motorcycle
- Type of route: Motorhome
- Route type: Electric car
- Type of route: Cities and villages in bloom