20.10.14 Le Jardin Secret, Marrakech - II

Photo by Tom Stuart-Smith Ltd

Construction work has begun onsite with a lot of progress being made over the first few months. We travelled to visit the site, located in the middle of the Medina to set out the two courtyards and to supervise the planting of the Phoenix dactylifera (date palms).

In this image you can see the view from the terrace of the neighbouring Café Arabe, looking into the smaller courtyard that will be planted with a mix of flowering and scented plants. The range of plant species will be quite comprehensive drawing on the great variety of plants that thrive in the Marrakech climate.

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