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Il Malvone, Chelsea and the Nature of Weeds

Hortus spring 2014 If garden plants are a selection of those growing the wild, some commonly used cultivars could be considered weeds. Comical reflections prompted… 

Giardino in vaso - i terricci

La salute della pianta in vaso dipende dal terriccio - ma anche quella dell'ambiente - per questo non amo la torba D’estate… 

Un giardino in vaso. Il contenitore

Perchè continuo ad avere piante in vaso? Non sarebbe molto più facile tenere le piante in piena terra e non doverle accudire… 

Anna PiussiGarden Designer & Garden Historian

Anna Piussi - Garden designer & Historian

Award-winning garden designer, Pre-registered Member of the Society of Garden Designers. Experienced lecturer in Garden History, published writer on gardens and gardening.

I was born in Florence, Italy. I went to college at New York University and then Oxford University for my Ph.D. in History of Art, with a thesis on Orientalism in Art.. Read on

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