HISTORIC PARK DAY: BOTANIC VISITS, SOS ORCHIDS AND ....
The Historical Park Day returns, an appointment that has become a beautiful and appreciated autumn habit to discover the enchanting foliage of Villa Litta. And this year the program is richer.
Sunday 20 October - HISTORICAL PARK DAY
Villa Visconti Borromeo Litta
From 10.00 to 13.00 and from 14.30 to 18.30
All day (from 10.00 to 13.00 and from 14.30 to 18.30). Exposition of the "Lindenia. Iconographie des Orchidées ", 17 volumes with iconography of orchids. In collaboration with ALAO Associazione Lombarda Amatori Orchidee
10.30 "Botanical walk in the park" - sensory botanical path edited by the Network of Botanical Gardens of Lombardy with Valentina Ugo, naturalist, member of the Network of Botanical Gardens in Lombardy, specialized in botanical education (lectures at the Botanical Garden of Brera in Milan).
10.30 "Big trees for small explorers": visit to the park for children (recommended age 5 - 10 years) and meeting on "What are Orchids and how do they live?" How do they adapt to the environment? ”With Francesca Castiglione, member of the Alao Association and Natura Ragazzi Association
From 10.00 to 13.00 and from 14.30 to 18.30 SOS ORCHIDS: bring your orchid and we'll tell you how to take care of it! ALAO will provide useful information and advice for treating orchids
From 15.00 to 18.00 Demonstration of intervention on orchids in greenhouses, by ALAO members.
From 15.00 to 18.00 Guided tours of the Nymphaeum
16.00 Alveari Urbani: story of a project by Claudia Zanfi. Presentation of a new course for urban beekeeping