Coutances’ Dahlia Festival

Coutances’ Dahlia Festival starts on Saturday 1st September and is on for the whole month. This is the 23rd time that the Normandy festival has been celebrated. It takes place in the agricultural college (the lycée agricole) where students wanting an agricultural or horticultural profession study. Throughout the year the college also runs a garden centre […]

Coutance's Dahlia festival

Day 8 of my Normandy Advent Calendar in which I share some of my favourite things about Normandy. Today I'm highlighting the dahlia festival in Coutances which is held every September at the horticultural college. Hundreds of species are planted, creating a colourful and vibrant display. Posted by Chris at #normandyadventcalendar #coutances #dahlia #dahliafestival […]