The Garden Guide

Villa La Pietra

The site of a renaissance garden (1462) which disappeared and was replaced by an Italian Arts and Crafts garden designed by Henri Duchene for the English historian Arthur Acton. The garden is now owned by New York University. It has a theatrical character with box hedges, statuary, cypress trees.

120 Via Bolognese, Florence, Tuscany, Italy

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