Plant sculptures and topiary
Created with great attention to detail, the plant sculptures of the Merano Spring event show all the creativity and artfulness of their creators.
The archway
The archway
It is the Merano Spring’s undisputed highlight: The second Merano Flower Festival held in April. Before and during the event, a three-meter high arch ...
The bell tower of the St. Nikolaus cathedral
The bell tower of the St. Nikolaus cathedral
With the St. Nikolaus cathedral, one of Merano’s undisputed landmark buildings gets a sculptural depiction for the Merano Spring project, with the ...
The dancer
The dancer
For the sculpture the horticultural practice of topiary was used, whereby fast-growing perennial plants are planted in a flowerbed or similar ...
The plant egg
The plant egg
About 2.5 meters high, this giant-size plant egg is made of two parts: the lower part is covered with Iceland Moss (Cetraria islandica), which ...
Eagle, snake, woodpecker and Atlas
Eagle, snake, woodpecker and Atlas
These four plant sculptures are located on the Gilf Promenade, a trail running along the bank of the Passer River, featuring numerous subtropical ...
Two horses jumping over a hurdle
Two horses jumping over a hurdle
With its Racecourse, Merano has an internationally acclaimed venue for horse races. The undisputed highlight of its racing season is the weekend of ...