Corneo Andrea

Andrea Corneo

Agronomist, CEO in Vetivaria srl and President of the Italian Camellia Society


Agronomist specialized in arboriculture with post-graduate specialization as landscape designer.
Experience in gardening and plant propagation in the famous Hillier Nurseries (UK)
Curator of the nineteenth-century family garden of Villa Anelli in Oggebbio (Lake Maggiore), now also a farmhouse.
Collector of over 500 camellia cultivars who led Villa Anelli to International Camellia Garden of Excellence.
President since 2000 of the Italian Camellia Society and member of the International Camellia and Dendrology Society.
2000/2020 – Technical director and then CEO of Vetivaria srl, a company specialized in environmental restoration and naturalistic engineering.