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jroot

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906 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: boboli gardens pitti palace florence italy october resource

Some shots from the Boboli Gardens behind the Pitti Palace in Lorence Italy, once owned by the famous Medici Family for many years. Fabulous art insided. Fabulous gardens outside. It finally stopped raining once we left the palace. The garden was moist with jewels of raindrops. ... a little mucky, but wonderful to see.

-- jroot ....... Southern Ontario .......... grow zone 5A ...................."Gardening is an exercise in optimism." ....... . . Author Unknown



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tunesandtales

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906 days ago

some great shots, John!

-- Helen, Stratford, ON

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Bon

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906 days ago

What a beautiful place to visit.Loved the pics.

-- Bon,Hastings,Ont.....zone 5a....Always room for one more

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IceFlower

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906 days ago

What plant were the hedges Jroot? I can’t make out the leaf. The photos are really stunning. :)

-- Alynxia**** It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles. 'The Buddha'****

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sharad

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906 days ago

Jroot, out of 114 photos from your album I could see 75. They included breathtaking greenery, beautiful statues, various skyline and many other things. I was happy to see you and Gail also. The composition of the pictures was superb. So far you have enjoyed your trip and thanks for sharing it with us. Looking forward to see pictures from your next destination.

Sharad

-- Bagwan-- “If someone feels that they had never made a mistake in their life, then it means they have never tried a new thing in their life”.-Albert Einstein

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jroot

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905 days ago

IceFlower, I wish I knew what plant it was. I asked, but the people I asked did not seem to know or understand what I asked. I will try to find an answer for you, however.

-- jroot ....... Southern Ontario .......... grow zone 5A ...................."Gardening is an exercise in optimism." ....... . . Author Unknown

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MsDebbieP

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905 days ago

oh my!! How lovely.

-- - Debbie, SW Ontario Canada (USDA Hardiness Zone: 5a)

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Radicalfarmergal

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905 days ago

Thanks for the photos, Jroot! You are reminding me of my honeymoon trip to Italy. I really enjoyed the area around Florence. I found the area unbelievably beautiful. Are you visiting any of the hill towns?

-- "...I have nothing against authorities as such; I am only in favor of putting a question mark after just about everything they say." Ruth Stout

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