The “Jardin des plantes” in Montpellier

From Medicine to Botany

by Michel Rossi (editorial director), Jonathan Lhoir (photographer)
Collection: Beaux livres
october 2013
Hardback book
215 x 245 format 176 pages In stock
29,00 €
eBook [ePub]
[NR] format Download after purchase
14,99 €
eBook [PDF]
[NR] format 176 pages Download after purchase
14,99 €

The “Jardin des plantes” in Montpellier, created by Pierre Richer de Belleval in 1593 to teach "simples" to the medical students, is the oldest botanical garden in France. This book written by renowned specialists in the plant world and illustrated with over two hundred photographs recounts its history and explores the outstanding plants - succulents, medicinal plants, Far Eastern plants, etc. - as dictated by seasons and places.

Préface - Hélène Mandroux

Introduction - Michel Rossi


De l’origine à nos jours, une histoire du Jardin

Naissance du Jardin - Daniel Jarry

L’ère des grands botanistes - Daniel Jarry

Le renouveau du xixe siècle - Daniel Jarry

Romantisme et littérature - Daniel Jarry

Quand la botanique acquiert son autonomie - Daniel Jarry

Un jardin tourné vers l’avenir - Michel Rossi et Daniel Jarry


À la découverte du Jardin

La ronde des saisons - Daniel Jarry

Quelques arbres remarquables - Michel Balmès


Promenades botaniques

Plantes succulentes de la serre Martins - Yves Delange

Plantes d’Extrême-Orient - Georges Métailié, avec la collaboration d’Emmanuel Spicq

Interactions dans un jardin botanique - Marc-André Selosse

Plantes médicinales - Jean-Louis Roussel et Yves Pelissier


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Language(s): French

Publisher: Éditions Quae

Edition: 1st edition

Collection: Beaux livres

Published: 14 october 2013

Reference Hardback book: 02400

Reference eBook [ePub]: 02400EBI

Reference eBook [PDF]: 02400NUM

EAN13 Hardback book: 9782759220403

EAN13 eBook [ePub]: 9782759221196

EAN13 eBook [PDF]: 9782759220410

Interior: Colour

Format (in mm) Hardback book: 215 x 245

Pages count Hardback book: 176

Pages count eBook [PDF]: 176

Weight (in grammes): 929 (Hardback book)

Size: 110 Mo (ePub), 63 Mo (PDF)