Orto botanico Giardino dei Semplici Museo di Storia Naturale Università di Firenze

Name Orto botanico Giardino dei Semplici Museo di Storia Naturale, Università di Firenze
Category University
Address Via P.A. Micheli 3, Firenze , Italy
Gardening opening in 2016
  • Dimension: 15 smq
  • Growing methods: soilless, the garden is cultivated with a bioactive system.
  • In the garden the organisation cultivates: Vegetables, Decorative plants, Herbs, Fruit trees, Berries and Root plants.
  • Activities with children: sowing, planting, harvesting and food preparation.
  • In the gardening activities collaboration between children is frequently promoted
  • Main objectives of the educational garden:
    • to help an individual child to work in a group, understand the seasons, observe the cycles of plants and do hands on activities to think about diversity.
    • to help the group / class to connect theory and practical, deepen scientific subjects, (especially botany) and also think about sustainability and biodiversity.
Website https://www.msn.unifi.it/vp-244-orto-botanico.html