The botanical in Halle
is named Botanischer Garten der Martin-Luther-Universitšt. It covers 4,5
hectares, housing 12.000 species. It dates back to 1698, and some
building look that old! The greenhouses are 3.000 square meters, and
real well kept. I visited it in 2012. More photos can be found on
Botanischer Garten der Martin-Luther-Universitšt.
The massive tropical
house have been renovated recently, and have a great display inside.
Next to it is the traditional
The large greenhouse
contains among others, tropical plants.
A real huge cacti collection can be
In the back, house after house are
stuffed with an amassing cacti collection.
One house is
dedicated to lpine plants.
Another to spore plants.
The outside is
perfectly keep too.
Huge area of annuals.
Yucca and cacti in
Great summer display of some of the
Time consuming but real nice.