Have you ever visit on spring time the flower festivals around Siena? Have you ever heard the expression: go from flower to flower? In this case the meaning have to be interpreted literally. In Tuscany, the spring and the beautiful days are celebrated with exhibitions dedicated mainly to the flowers, but not only.
Not everyone knows that Tuscany is the undisputed leader in Italy for the amount and the quality of ornamental products. The ornamental nursery industry today is the industry spearheads and extends across other areas of the region, such as the provinces of Arezzo and Grosseto. And it’s this last place that hosts the Fiera del Madonnino, which for its 38 years of life has been become part of those events that do not require introduction, but are part of the local traditions luggage. Grosseto and its traditional fair are waiting for you on April 22nd to 25th at the Exhibition Center of Braccagni.
Leaving behind Grosseto to move towards Pienza, the most famous flower festivals around Siena, which from 1 to 8 May will turn into a wonderful Italian garden style with flowerbeds reproducing the symbols of UNESCO, while on 7th and 8th of May the big and beautiful arcaded courtyard of Palazzo Piccolomini will be transformed into a large carpet of flowers. Millions of petals, cleverly selected and placed by the masters, which will recreate the images of UNESCO sites in the world.
Spring puts us all in a good mood and in Borgo Grondaie, in addition to the flowers, the spring has also blooming customers’ smiles strolling surrounded by greenery and satisfying their lungs with the aroma of freshly opened flowers.
Do not give up to the magic of nature and in the words of Tiziano Terzani: “Look at a grass in the wind and feel like it. Anger will pass away”.
Nature is the source of many things; it’s always in it that you will find calm and carefreeness.