Until 5th Novembre 2017 you can enjoy the exhibition ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF FLOWERS, BETWEEN LAKESIDE AND MOUNTAIN SLOPES, inside the beautiful Villa Carlotta in Tremezzo, Lake Como.
Wild plants and colours in the Erbario Fabani.
An exceptional collection of over 3000 plates make up the Herbal compiled by Dr. Giuseppe Fabani of Como between 1907 and 1938, which is now preserved by the Fondazione Centro Studi Nicolò Rusca of Como. Each plate presents a detailed description containing scrupulously precise indications of the genus and species, the identifier, the date and place of collection (complete with characteristics of the soil), the flowering period and finally, the plant’s medicinal properties.
Ethnobotanical workshop for families
17 September 3 pm
Cost of entrance and workshop: children 10 Euro and adults 15 Euro