Orticolario 2014, flower show, Villa Erba, Cernobbio on Lake Como

Orticolario 2014 the flower show will be held at Villa Erba in Cernobbio, on Lake Como, from 3rd to 5th October. The Scent is the protagonist of the 6th edition of Orticolario. Visitors will experience this sense, so widely expressed in nature, through an ideal itinerary from subtle and delicate to penetrating, robust, sharp scents and fragrances. The flower of this edition is the Aster, the “star” of the garden. Over 250 varieties growing wild in three continents from Eurasia to North America, this ancient flower colour the fall gardens with a wide variety of shapes and vivid colours. In the Main Pavilion will be set up “Empathy Garden” by Federico Giacomarra, project evolution St Horto exhibited at MoMA in New York and winner of several awards, as a moment of pause and creative expression, which through technology and music create atmospheres within the urban landscape… For more info visit

For gardening lovers, “Special 2 and 3 nights stay at B&B Villa Adelaide” located at only 10 minutes drive from Villa Erba’s Orticolario.