Montreal Botanical Garden
Montreal Botanical Garden is one of the biggest and most amazing gardens in the world. Collection Botanical Garden has collected 22,000 species of plants of different species and varieties, placed in 10 greenhouses and about thirty thematic gardens recreate those parts of the world where the species are from.
Montreal Botanical Garden
Magnificent Montreal Botanical Garden was founded in the most difficult period of history in 1931 when the Great Depression was raging. Erection of garden allowed providing jobs to thousands of residents and when you consider that the garden has been created in the most difficult years for the country and not quite a simple climate zone, looking at this luxury you will understand how it was risky. In the botanical garden of Montreal also has a huge library, which consists of more than 25,000 books, 100 electronic documents, 300 videos, 3,200 booklets and 55,000 periodicals. This collection is one of the largest in Canada.
As one of the largest French speaking regions in the world, Montreal is highly regarded for its culture, architecture and history. Located in the center of its botanical garden, of course, is a great addition to all of this. The garden is a magnificent heritage of the monk Brother Marie-Victorin. It is now considered one of the biggest in the world in its category. The garden celebrated its 75th anniversary in 2006.
The Risk Is Always Noble
Of course, the result was worth it, because now the Botanical Garden is a green island in the center of Montreal, which is very popular among visitors and tourists and is considered one of the most beautiful gardens in the world. It is great for strolling couples, for solitary contemplation, as well as the entire family.
Culture of Different Countries
For example, in the Japanese garden you can become a regular member of the tea ceremony. Garden Canadian Indians introduce the kinds of trees and vegetation in the region. The magnificence of the Chinese garden will greet you with the waterfall and graceful pagoda of Ming dynasty. An Alpine garden is also very popular among guests and a rose garden. The youngest visitors will not miss a chance to be acquainted with a garden of poisonous plants. Another amazing place to walk is the underground city of Montreal, stretching for tens of kilometers. Regardless of the season, he will conquer visitors with wonderful flavors and colors of flowers all over the world. You will enjoy that you can be in Chinese garden and in the desert of Sonoron, see the peaceful oasis of the Japanese garden and appreciate the classic French style, and enjoy the wooded Laureniansa localities at the same time. Other outstanding themed gardens include insectary with about 160,000 samples of live and dried insectsGarden
Ponds, bushes, tall grass, and even a flowery book are at the heart of the garden, surrounded by 7,000 samples arboretum, diverging fan for more than half of the garden. Magic tree house makes the forest ecosystem to truly live. It hosts interactive exhibits, shows and other events that are unfolding in the area of 6 acres (3 hectares) in the First Nations Garden.
Inspired by the culture of American Indians and Eskimos, this modern garden represents the diversity of traditions and crafts of indigenous people – from the collection of edible and medicinal plants to the production of wooden boats and vessels.
Chinese Lanterns in the Botanic Garden
900 lighted lanterns will meet you in the evening, when dusk quietly descend in the city, creating the illusion of a fabulous kingdom in the alleys of a botanical garden and in all the corners of it. As always, it is especially beautiful in a Chinese garden. The traditional art of the Celestial people reflected in every element of the exhibition, the theme of which changes annually, representing different stages of the history and culture of one of the oldest nations of the world.
Those who will go to the Botanical Garden the first time will like the exhibition of ornamental trees – bonsai, sculptures, roads paved of well-tended flowers, arches and artificial rocks, waterfalls, towers, and much, much more, reflecting the unique and the unique culture of China.