Tuesday 29

  • Tuesday 29

Tropical Ravine and Palm House guided tour


29/05/2018 - 29/05/2018


2:00PM - 3:00PM


Botanic Gardens, Palm House

Attendees: 12 students

This event is open to students from the School of Biological Sciences.

The tropical ravine in Belfast’s Botanic gardens has a unique plant collection and has recently re-opened after a £3.8 million restoration. The ravine houses plant species such as the Killarney Fern, orchid, banana, cinnamon, bromeliad and some of the world’s oldest seed plants. This guided tour will last approximately 45mins and will allow students access into the normally restricted ground floor. This event will also include the Palm House, from where the tour will start. Participants should plan to arrive at the Palm House for 13.55.


For more information please contact Dr Michael Stewart m.t.stewart@qub.ac.uk.

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