At the end of the 1930s, when the Côte d'Azur saw the end of the "Belle Epoque" and, with it, the decline of the rich winter stays on the Mediterranean coasts, the common center of Menton wanted to react and conquer a new clientele, enter into a new tourist era. So, to stand out, Menton staked everything on what had made him famous for centuries, his golden fruit, the famous lemon of Menton. Thus the first Ci-tron® party was born.
A beautiful sun and a mild climate have been the backdrop to this truly unique and colorful 2019 edition.
Arriving at the gates of Villa Erba, the astonishing number of people heading towards the entrances to Orticolario are immediately surprised: many children ordered and grouped cheer up the environment, while many people of all ages admire the lake and the stalls full of every kind of plant , flower but also food product from every corner of the country.
Perugia Flower Show,a market show of rare and unusual plants, also this year returns with its autumn appointment on 21 and 22 September 2019 in the splendid setting of the Frontone Gardens, in Borgo XX Giugno in Perugia.
"Fantasmagoria": this will be the title of the 11th edition of Orticolario to be held, as usual at Villa Erba (Cernobbio, CO) from 4 to 6 October 2019. An event dedicated to travel, berries and berries, which, as every year , will not be missed and indispensable not only for the splendid location in which it is received.
33.4 kg of CO2 emitted to produce a pair of jeans, children working up to 12 hours a day and adults earning less than $ 200 a month: the interactive installation “THE FASHION EXPERIENCE - the truth about what you wear ".
Anche quest’anno, per la quarta volta, nel primo fine settimana di giugno Vicoforte (CN) ospita Florete
Flores, mostra mercato del giardinaggio di qualità che inonda di fiori il sagrato del santuario barocco
con la cupola ellittica più grande del mondo. Sarà una festa di fine primavera all’altezza del luogo e
della sua storia e una piacevole scoperta per i visitatori che sceglieranno questo week-end per
conoscere un luogo di monumentale bellezza e viverne le atmosfere in un mare di piante.
Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th May 2019, from 10 am to 7 pm, returns to Marina Genova - a reference point for the great international boating in the heart of the Mare Nostrum (www.marinagenova.it) - Yacht & Garden, the exhibition-market of flowers and plants of the Mediterranean garden.
Flowers, aromatic plants, excursions in the countryside and boho chic objects: on 27th and 28th April, Borgo Plantarum is back, the exclusive kermesse dedicated to quality gardening curated by Carlo Contesso.