Giardino Botanico Alpinia

Giardino Botanico Alpinia

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Giardino Botanico Alpinia (4 hectares) is a botanical garden specializing in alpine plants, located at 800 m altitude above Stresa on Lake Maggiore, Province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola, Piedmont, Italy. It can be reached via the Lido di Carciano - Alpino - Mottarone cable car, and is open daily in the warmer months. The garden was established in 1934 with the name Duxia on a site with very fine views of the lake and mountains. Today it contains about 1,000 species, focusing mainly on the Alps and foothills, with additional specimens from the Caucasus, China, and Japan. Its collections include Artemisia (A. atrata, A. borealis, A. campestris, A. chamaemelifolia, A. genipi, A. Umbelliformis, A. vallesiaca), Campanula (C. bononiensis, C. excisa, C. glomerata, C. spicata, C.show more

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  • Paperback | 18 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 1mm | 41g
  • Commun
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135915584
  • 9786135915587