The University’s Botanical Garden, Oslo, Norway
Large garden at Tøyen with ample botanical variety and diversity. Most of the area is designed as an Arboretum, with approximately 1800 different plants. The garden holds a large and varied collection of trees and shrubs planted in a systematic fashion after plant family.
The Scent Garden is arranged as an experience for all, but especially the blind, mentally handicapped and wheelchair-bound.
You will also find large, woven sculptures by the British artist Tom Hare around in the park.
The greenhouses The Palm House from 1868 and The Victoria House from 1876 present exotic plants from other parts of the world. The greenhouses are open daily 10 am–8 pm between 15 March and 30 September, and 10 am–4 pm the rest of the year.
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