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The “Journey” is the theme of Horticultural 2019

The “Journey” is the theme of Horticultural 2019

Italy, Cernobbio (Como) – Fernando Pessoa, from the height of his depth, put it black on white: “Life is what we do with it. Travellers are travelers. What we see is not what we see, but what we are. And that’s exactly how it is, as we travel, we lose ourselves and find ourselves again, […]

Boboli in bloom, discovering the natural treasures of the Medici park

Boboli in bloom, discovering the natural treasures of the Medici park

Florence – Wild orchids, ancient varieties of roses, lush water lilies, the vast and centuries-old collection of Medici citrus fruits on display in the open air: these are some of the most precious guests of the Boboli Gardens, which from now on throughout the summer, with the time of flowering, become the undisputed protagonists of […]

The Renaissance of Boboli

The Renaissance of Boboli

Maxi campaign of interventions for the Medici park. For the first time, the Botanical Garden is opened in the ordinary way Italy, Florence  – A plan for restoring and rearranging the greenery, installation of new benches, the daily opening, for the first time ever, of the exotic garden of Upper Botany, and even the opening of […]

“Pietra Ligure inFiore”, the countdown to Europe’s largest infiorata begins

“Pietra Ligure inFiore”, the countdown to Europe’s largest infiorata begins

A jubilation of art, cultures, perfumes, colours and emotions: “Pietra Ligure inFiore”, International Exhibition of Artistic Flowers, now in its sixth edition and to be held on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May in the streets and squares of Pietra Ligure, is preparing to be the event of the most important and largest sector in […]

195 vines for the rebirth of the urban vineyard of the Botanical Garden of Palermo

195 vines for the rebirth of the urban vineyard of the Botanical Garden of Palermo

195 vines are planted in the space of the Botanical Garden of Palermo for the “Vigna del Gallo”. It is a new step forward for the project of the University of Palermo and the Consortium for the protection of DOC wines in Sicily, which with the “Vigna del Gallo” aims to recreate a vineyard in […]

The Gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle reopen

The Gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle reopen

Merano – There is great expectation for the reopening of the Gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle. On 1 April, the Gardens of Sissi reopen their doors to visitors who are curious to admire the botanical paradise of Merano. Inaugurated on 16 June 2001, the Gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle have since been a succession of seasons of […]

Special visit to the winter garden of Villa Carlotta

Special visit to the winter garden of Villa Carlotta

A journey to discover a restful world that is preparing for next spring Tremezzina, Como-Villa Carlotta opens to visitors Tuesday, February 5 at 14:30 for a special visit to the winter garden and greenhouses. Discovering and getting to know the details of nature in a different way is an exploratory journey that will lead you […]

The first edition of the World Forum on Urban Forests kicks off

The first edition of the World Forum on Urban Forests kicks off

Italy – From 28 November to 1 December 2018 Mantua will host the 1st World Forum on Urban Forests sponsored by FAO, organized by the City of Mantua, the Polytechnic of Milan and SISEF, curated by an international scientific committee of experts headed by the urban architect Stefano Boeri and Cecil Konijnendijk of the University […]

The autumn atmosphere of the Amaryllis

The autumn atmosphere of the Amaryllis

It’s time to wrap your home in the warm autumn atmosphere, synonymous with crackling fire in the fireplace, soft cushions to sink into and inviting warm blankets to wrap yourself in. Amaryllis are the finishing touch. Nature is hibernating in the garden, but the pleasant temperature inside the house is perfect for these giant bulbs. […]

Anemone: a jewel of great impact

Anemone: a jewel of great impact

There are many varieties of anemones, but three of them are a must in the garden: the oriental anemone (mild anemone), the forest anemone (nemorosa anemone) and the yellow anemone (ranunculoides anemone). These cheerful 4-5 cm daisy-like flowers shine in all their glory. They are perfect as soil covers and are available in white, pink, […]

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