Since 1251 the is the symbol of Florence: ever since 1954 this garden has been keeping and showing the most beautiful varieties of this flower and has 2.500 species. 2.5 hectares partly with olive trees, with a breath-taking view of the city. Every year in May, during the blossoming, the international exhibition-competition of the iris takes place in this garden.
The Italian Iris Society organizes guided visits and workshops for children and school groups.
Viale Michelangiolo, 82, 50125 Firenze FI, Italia