The Bosco Verticale (Vertical Forest) is a residential building located in Milan, Italy, that is known for its unique design. The building features a number of terraces on which trees, shrubs, and other plants are planted. The plants are used to help filter the air and reduce noise pollution in the surrounding area. The Bosco Verticale was designed by Italian architect Stefano Boeri and was completed in 2014. It has received international recognition for its innovative use of green space in urban areas and has been praised for its potential to help mitigate the effects of climate change. The building has become a popular tourist attraction in Milan and is often featured in the city’s promotional materials.
We travel to the Bosco Verticale on our tour of the Gardens of the Italian Lakes Como & Maggiore – 2023.