Sunday, May 18th, at 10.30 am we are pleased to invite you to the Spring outdoor activities of the Hortus Urbis Mayfest, the garden in the Appia Antica Park with solely ancient Roman plants.

From 10.30 am to 12.30 am – POTATURA IN TREECLIMBING | seminar for adults, by Ecologistica Srll

Brief seminar on treeclimbing pruning techniques with practical demonstration.


I° hour

-pruning principles respectful of the plant’s phisiology

-introduction to treeclimbing

-rules and professional titles necessary for treeclimbing activity

II° hour

-treeclimber equipment display

-climbing and movement demonstration on the plant in treeclimbing

-pruning demonstration on the plant in treeclimbing.

  • Fee: 12 euro
  • Registration: 10.15 am
  • Time lenght: about 120 minutes
  • Reservations within 6 pm of Friday May 16th at, or on the spot until availabilty





Twitter: @zappataromana - #HortusUrbis

How to reach us

Hortus Urbis at the former paper mill “ Cartiera Latina”, via Appia Antica, 42 /50 (near the fountain)

Bike: Cristoforo Colombo bike route and Circonvallazione Ardeatina.

Bus: 118 and 218 on the Appia Antica (Domine Quo Vadis stop) or 30express, 714 and 715 (Cristoforo Colombo/Bavastro stop or Cristoforo Colombo/Circonvallazione Ostiense stop) and then short walk along the Circonvallazione Ardeatina in the Scott Park.

Car: parking at via Carlo Conti Rossini, Largo Gavaligi, via Omboni, via Scott and surroundings and then short walk along the Circonvallazione Ardeatina in the Scott Park.

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