Panorama Skyline of Leipzig taken from the Fockeberg with forest in the lower half of the picture, viewpoints in Leipzig, sights, City-Hochhaus
Infoservice

Botanischer Garten Oberholz

Botanischer Garten Oberholz

Maybe you have already walked through the "Oberholz" in Großpösna. But have you also visited the nearby botanical garden for medicinal plants and herbs?
In this green oasis created in 1936 for the teaching of student chemists, nature-lovers can not only learn about medicinal plants of yesteryear and today, but can also admire the diversity of native flora and fauna. The collection displays more than 400 plants, including homoeopathic plants still in modern usage, as well as obsolete examples, and also various ornamental and pot plants. You can observe wild birds and insects and discover bird, bat and insect boxes situated in old trees. Children will especially enjoy the little zoo with dwarf rabbits and guinea pigs, and also the aviary with its various parakeets. There are many suggestions for your own garden, such as the design of flower beds and ponds, the creation of a deadwood hedge and willow domes. Seeds, fresh or dried herbs, perennials, seedlings, potted plants and bouquets can also be purchased.
Guided tours on a variety of topics take place in the garden upon request.
 

- Visitor bathroom available

Informations

location Botanischer Garten Großpösna
Störmthaler Weg 2
04463 Großpösna
phone +49 (0)34297 41249
web visit homepage

Configuration

accessibility
  • Assistance for blind and visually-impaired guests info
Parking area