The Mt. Lebanon Library Garden Tour Committee in cooperation with the Pittsburgh Rose Society will again this year host a society meeting featuring Bonnie and Art Bishop returning for the second year to present another tour of historical Italian gardens. Both Bonnie and Art are frequent travelers to Italian Gardens and avid gardeners. This presentation offers exquisite photography of the gardens, historical background of the sites, and tips for travelers to Italian gardens, as well as gardening ideas for incorporation into the Western Pennsylvania home garden. This program will be of interest to anyone who likes gardening, likes to travel, or just curious about Italy and Italian garden architectural legacy.
The gardens to be included in this new presentation are:
Villa Cicogna Mozzoni
Villa del Balbianello
Giardino di Villa Monastero
Ente Giardini Botanici di Villa Taranto
Villa Medicea di Castello
Parco Giardino Sigurta