The objectives of the Association
Created in 1988, the Regional Upper Normandy Parks and Gardens Association’s objectives are : the protection and enhancement of the Upper Normandy parks and gardens .
It has been designed for the park and garden owners in Eure and Seine Maritime.
But it also appeals to a wide audience of garden lovers who are increasingly sensitive to environmental issues.
The park and garden legacy will only be transmitted to the coming generations if supported by a great visionary imagination and a huge effort of maintenance requiring important financial investments.
Our parks and gardens are a great asset for the tourism in our region.
The Association’s duties
Initiation of :
indispensable preliminary reviews prior to any renovation,
landscape studies with the support of qualified landscape designers.
Providing of :
advice and expertise on the management and maintenance of parks and gardens,
recommendations on the choice of technical equipment,
It offers technical training days about pruning, cutting and care .
Our association also proposes :
- visits in outstanding parks and gardens in France and abroad ,
- participation to several shows on the art of gardening ,
- the publication of a Garden Bulletin,
- discounts to the association member.
The association has also created a “Gardener Award “, a Garden award and grants financial help for the renovation , maintenance and creation of selected parks and gardens.
Meeting our members in Flower shows .
A Charity Scheme :
“ Jardins du Coeur “ : In 2010 this 8th annual event will take place on June 19th and 20th .
Its objective is to raise funds for the purchase of innovative medical equipment for the Upper Normandy hospitals.