Garden and Landscape Design School - Florence

Scuola di Architetura del Paesaggio Landscape Design School Школа ландшафтного дизайна Landschaftarchitekturschule Escola de paisagismo
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Since 2008

Courses in garden history
Ancient and Mediaeval gardens
Gardens of the Renaissance
English gardens and our times

Design courses
Garden and terrace design

Practical courses
Rose cultivation and pruning
Olive cultivation and pruning
Vine cultivation and pruning
Arranging terraces and balconies
The orchard and kitchen garden
Cooking with herbs

Photography courses
History of photography
Photographing the landscape
Retouching photographs

Visits to parks and gardens
Public gardens of Florence
Secret gardens of Florence
The Boboli Gardens

Vine cultivation and pruning

This course is addressed to those who own or are thinking of buying a vineyard as well as to those who, though not owners, cultivate grapes or are interested in the subject.

This is a practical course, with some theoretical lessons and much field work.

The programme for the course is:
   
- Elements of botany
- Grape and wine history
- Vineyards in Italy
- Vineyards in Tuscany
- Planting vines
- Pruning vines
- Other aspects in the cultivation of the grape
- The vineyard
- The grape harvest
- From grape to wine
   
As part of the course there will be visits to vineyards and wine estates in Tuscany.
   
See here dates and prices for the courses
 
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A Tuscan Vineyard in Autumn

 

 

 

 
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