Antica Spezieria Erboristeria San Simone
The Antica Erboristeria and Spezieria San Simone is one of the oldest shops in Florence: founded at the beginning of the 18th century near the Hospital of Santa Maria Nuova, it has sedimented and mixed the scientific knowledge of medical care with the empirical knowledge of the therapeutic virtues of medicinal herbs, flowers and fruits.
The Antica Erboristeria and Spezieria San Simone uses ancient and secret recipes, making the necessary medicines for various illnesses. At the same time, it has consolidated its presence on the international market, through the creation of its own line of original and exclusive perfumes and fragrances: some mixtures of herbs, flowers and fruits recall the atmospheres and smells of Florence, of its oldest and most suggestive streets, others evoke exotic and remote environments. Antica Erboristeria e Spezieria San Simone has also created perfumers and home fragrance with light fragrances: citrus fruits, flowers and spices typical of our tradition, contained and presented in prestigious bottles with an elegant line.