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Pierre Poivre

French Governor

Mauritius

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Mauritius

Background Information

Employment History

Fresh Ricotta & Ramps

Head

the colony

Administrator

Bourbon Island

Affiliations

Founder
Pamplemousses Botanical Gardens

Web References (70 Total References)


At the foot of the house, ...

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At the foot of the house, in the valleys of Moka, a beautiful legend looms large: the legend of Pierre Poivre, governor of Mauritius during colonial times, also botanist and founder of the Pamplemousses garden, and his slave who carved a tub in the rocks for his master. Poivre requested that a tub for the children, a small natural jacussi and small canals to be carved in the rocks to prevent stagnant water and the development of malaria

The property of Euréka initially didn't include the other side of the river banks which belonged to Bagatelle, property of Pierre Poivre.


Pierre Poivre, the French ...

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Pierre Poivre, the French Governor of Mauritius, smuggles clove, nutmeg and cinnamon cuttings out of the Spice Islands and establishes a plantation in Réunion, the Seychelles and other French colonies.


Curry Spice & All Thimgs Nice: Food in History

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Pierre Poivre, the French Governor of Mauritius, smuggles clove, nutmeg and cinnamon cuttings out of the Spice Islands and establishes a plantation in Réunion, the Seychelles and other French colonies.


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The King then appointed Pierre ...

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The King then appointed Pierre Poivre as the Administrator of Isle de France. Poivre introduced various species of spice plants in the Mascarene Islands and in the Seychelles. He also created the Pamplemousses Botanical Gardens, which became a remarkable nursery of exotic plants and flowers.

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