Gardening for the eternal home

Donatella Bontempi
Trees and flowers have always played an important role in the construction of spaces of human life. Even more in the design of burial places, nature and architecture merge and complement each other. They enhance the composition with symbols of mourning and commemoration, both in the structure of the enclosure and in the decoration of graves. Some issues of topical interest in funerary architecture can be positively resolved with a conscious use of the vegetation...