Palace of Versailles

In 1678, a vegetable garden was established in Versailles.

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The best soil was brought there and vegetables and fruits were grown there for the king's table. The garden provided its produce even after the season, e.g. strawberries in March or lettuce in December.

The vegetable garden was the pride of Louis XIV, who demonstrated it to his guests, including the ambassador of Siam or the Doge of Venice.