A new Limonaia

Every year by the beginning of November, our lemon trees need shelter from the winter frost.

As one of La Foce‘s traditional hallmarks – and my personal favourite due to the zesty, delicate aroma they spread through the summer breeze –  the scenographic terracotta lemon pots are scrupulously looked after all year round.

That is why during Winter we keep them in the Limonaia (orangery), a shelter designed exclusively for their maintenance and designed by Pinsent in 1933 after eighteenth-century models.

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