The Edelweiss estate of
Piumatto Livio specialized in flower and nursery cultivation
produces mountain flowers and plants in its nurseries.
It has specialized in the growing of
Edelweiss in particular,
plants which in their natural state risk extinction in certain
The main cause being due to the indiscriminate picking of the
flower which is considered a highly prized Alpine souvenir.
The company is particularly sensitive to environmental problems,
and therefore offers the Edelweiss for sale in pots, thereby
giving the consumers the possibility of enjoying them in their
gardens without having to go looking for them in their natural
habitat, thereby helping to conserve it.
Edelweiss grows at altitudes of over 1800 metres, however our
cultivated types are cultivated on the plains and are perfectly
Another highly prized cultivated product are the mountain
Sempervivum (houseleek), which are available in various
varieties, and which are particularly suited to your rock
gardens, flowerbeds or borders.
This unique company has received wide acclaim, and intends to
continue its ecology-friendly policy in order to protect the
natural environment and to safeguard its precious botanical