The construction of greenhouses of the Ex Situ Centre continues at the National Botanic Garden (NBG). In the 28th of March, the ridge of the roof constructions of NBG`s new greenhouses were adorned by a ridgepole crown. The greenhouse construction is a part of „The Creation of Infrastructure for Maintenance of Biological Diversity Ex Situ” project (3DP/22.214.171.124/11/IPIA/VARAM/001), financed by European Regional Development Fund. „Ekoteh būve” Ltd. plans to finish the construction by the end of 2014.
Lark Day and Plant Fair in the 26th of April at the National Botanic Garden, Salaspils
8 a.m.-4 p.m. – plant fair.
12 a.m.-1 p.m. – lecture „Birds of Passage in My Garden” by Mārcis Tīrums from Latvian Ornitological Society on trends observed in migratory birds` home-coming.
1-2 p.m. – thematic bird excursion in the dendrarium.
Phone for information 67944610.
The National Botanic Garden is open for visitors every day: outdoor expositions – 8 a.m.-8 p.m.; greenhouse – 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; closed on Mondays, Sundays and holidays.
NBG plant fairs in 2014:
26 April, 17 May, 14 June, 12 July, 23 August, 13 September, 4 October.