02.02.15 Piante Faro

Photo by Tom Stuart-Smith Ltd

We recently travelled to Sicily to visit the Piante Faro nursery nestled below the snowy peaks of Mount Etna. This nursery grows an excellent selection of trees and plants suited to the climate in Morocco where we are creating a public garden -The Secret Garden of Marrakech.

The view of Mount Etna seen through Grevillea Johnsonii.

Field of citrus trees.

Mature Beaucarnea recurvata.

200 year old Xanthorrhoea glauca.

Mature Chorisia insignis displaying their signature rotund trunks.

Cycas revoluta.