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In the preparation of this area the needs of the succulent plant family had to be considered, that is the need of a sunny, arid environment with a very high temperature.  This section was created on a south facing slope and consequently exposed to the sun all day. The plants are mostlly arranged in tubs filled with sandy soil. These tubs are communicating and together with the nature of the substratum used and the inclination of the area ensures an efficient drainage and prevents the stagnation of rainwater. Lastly the plants that are less resistant are covered in winter with methacrylate covers which protect them from precipitations. The collection of succulents in this section includes numerous species of notable interest belonging to various families some of which are as follows:

Deserto

The collection of succulents in this section includes numerous species of notable interest belonging to various families some of which are as follows:

Cactaceae Euphorbiaceae Aizoaceae Crassulaceae Aloaceae  
    Agavaceae Vitaceae Geraniaceae Asteraceae
         
  Succulents plants (Califano greenhouse    
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