Hrishko National Botanical Garden invites Kyiv residents and its guests to visit the greenhouse with azaleas. This unique collection of greenhouse plants includes more than 60 varieties of azaleas that no other botanical garden in Ukraine can offer.
Only here you can see the enchanting flowering azaleas of old German breeding varieties of 20th century ("Professeur Wolters", "Paul Schame", "Adventsglockchen", "Concinna", "Apollo", "Celestinum"), which initiated the creation of the modern collection of azaleas. Plants were brought to Kyiv during the postwar period in 1946 by the director of the Botanical Garden, academician Mikhaylo Grishko.
Domestic breeding varieties - "Yablonka", "Svetlana", "Kyiv Waltz", "Smuhlianka” - will please you with gentle colors.
Azalea is a plant with a very positive energy. It always maintains the premises festive atmosphere with its extremely elegant bright flowers. You can also enjoy the walk on the alleys of the botanic garden far from city fuss.
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The excursion to the garden can be a real fest of emotions for anyone.
The Orangery is open: from 11-00 to 16-00 in the period from 3 to 8 of March, 2016
The entrance fee – UAH 10, address: 1,Tymiriazievska St, Kiev.