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Jardí Botànic de Barcelona

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Introduction

Botanical Garden of Barcelona

Taking the form of an impressive amphitheater and occupying an area of ​​14 ha, Botanical Garden (Jardí Botànic) of Barcelona was founded in 1999 on a rough terrain of Montjuic hill, facing north-west, between the castle and the Olympic Stadium Lluís Companys.

Botanical Garden of Barcelona
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About

Botanical Garden of Barcelona

The Barcelona Botanic Garden is a municipal institution responsible for preserving collections of Mediterranean plants from around the world. Its main functions are conservation and documentation of Catalonia's natural heritage.

Botanical garden is divided into 5 areas: Chilean, Mediterranean area, South Africa, California and Australia.

The collections of live plants and seeds at the Botanical Gardens of Barcelona have been developed to conserve the biodiversity of Catalonia and other territories that have a Mediterranean climate (approx. 17.600 of plant species).

 

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