Giardini della Landriana is one of the more ambitious gardens created in Italy since the war. It was designed by the Marchesa Lavinia Taverna with assistance fromRussell Page and is divided into several "rooms" or spaces all of which are different and contain a large number of rare Mediterranean plants. Close to the sea, 25 km south of Rome near Tor S. Lorenzo. The gardens are open to the public from April to October as follows:
April and May every Sat and Sun and holidays from 10.0-12.00 and 16.00-18.00. June, July, September and October every first and third Sun and holidays from 10.00-12.00 and 16.00-19.00.
August the weekend of 14 and 15 from 10.00-12.00 and 16.00-19.00.
Tickets cost 6 for adults and 3 for children.