Villa Pitiana park originates from the 19th century renovations which changed the estate from a farmhouse to a Villa. The arboretum is rich of non-native trees, as typical of English arboretums during the end of the 19th century.
Located inside the park surrounding the Villa, the arboretum is one of the most important in Tuscany together with the one in Vallombrosa. The park is also rich of herbs typical of the area: Milfoil, Sorrel, Asparagus fern, Camomile, Sow-thistle, Dandelion, Juniper, Mint, Calamint, Burnet.
A list of the major trees is available at the Reception, in addition to a wide range of documents on plant species at your disposal in the Villa library.