Villa del Cedro (cedro del Libano)

Griante: Villa del Cedro and Villa Giuseppina

  27 February 2017

Villa del Cedro is a beautiful villa dating back to the eighteenth century which has a lovely landscape on the center and the upper lake Como.

Villa del Cedro takes its name from the impressive cedars of Lebanon of its park where you can also admire the beautiful blooms of roses, azaleas, rhododendrons, hydrangeas, dahlias and chrysanthemums.

Villa Giuseppina was built in the early twentieth century by the British family of Garwood, later it became property to the Swiss family Fritz and finally to the German family Eller.

The garden is full of valuable trees such as Japanese maples, cork oaks, myrtles, cedars and several specimens of ancient olive trees.