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The Botanic garden at Helsinki

Der Botanische Garten in Helsinki



The Botanic Garden is part of the Finnish Museum of Natural History, which is a national natural-history collection. Functions of the Botanic Garden are:

  1. maintaining a collection of living plants for use in research and teaching
  2. international seed exchange for scientific purposes
  3. botanical research and teaching
  4. public education on plants
  5. coordinating the work of Finnish botanic gardens

The Botanic Garden’s work is based on its scientific plant collection in which the plant accessions are of known origin and thoroughly documented to serve research, teaching and education as well as possible.



Pictures from out visit on the 25th June 2007 with visit from Germany. 

Our first visit was on the 25th June 2005 by raining weather without umbrella !