somewhere in Region XII
(Not., Cur.). The fact that
the district of the Lungara, between the Porta Settimiana and the Porta
S. Spirito, was known in the Middle Ages as Septimiana, suggests that
possibly Septimus Severus had his gardens here (Hist. Aug. Sev. 4) on
the slope of the Janiculum, and that these were afterwards called
horti Getae (HJ 656).