3a Is a bit misleading it is an anagram of Levant dimly minus the L the answer is 3-7 IVY MANTLED
24a Again it is hyphenated H????-??.
I am trying not to give too much away at this point
1d Anag of Haru and there is several versions of
diversify,and spice is one of them.
If you get stuck just ask again.
You are lucky to spend time in Florence,are there
many grockles there at the moment?