Old Camellias exibition  near Lucca , Tuscany

Camelia & me
Camelia & me

I had The pleasure to visit The 26th edition of Antiche camelie della Lucchesia www.camelielucchesia.it last week end.

Old villas with Beautiful gardens with many different kind of multicolour Camellias , a Camellietum That is an area created to preserve & conserve pre-1900 cultivars, The only tea plantation in Italy : Camellias Sinensis producing a Very Special tea ( That of course I bought 😉) , an Ikebana workshop by Japanese  experts , a tea ceremony in a garden ….all this in a rural setting with a small river called Rio That makes this land so perfect  for this kind of plants .

Let’s enjoy this multicolour experience !

You Have The chance to visit ️it next week end too : March 21 & 22 and March  28 -29 .


10 thoughts on “Old Camellias exibition  near Lucca , Tuscany

  1. Beautiful! We so love Lucca, and each time we visit there is ALWAYS something fun, entertaining, and educational to see. We will be there end of April / first part of May, and can’t wait!! Great photos.


      1. It’s just an hour ! I have been travelling For 3 years everyday on that line to attend to my high School in Lucca 😉😉if You visit in Wed & Sat morning You Could see a great open air market too 👍👍with clothes & shoes since The Middle Age in The same place : The Duomo square !


      2. We will try our best to visit, as we are in Lucca the end of April / first part of May – soon!! Can’t wait!!! The markets are always fun to visit, so that goes on our ever-growing list of things to do.

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