Kosice: Botanical Garden of the Pavol Jozef Safarik University
The Botanical Garden of the Pavol Jozef Safarik University is a large garden located in the city of Kosice, Slovakia. It was established in 1940 and covers an area of over 4 hectares. The garden houses over 4,500 plant species from various regions around the world, with a special focus on the flora of the Slovak Republic and surrounding regions. The garden is divided into different sections, including an alpine garden, rock garden, arboretum, and a collection of medicinal plants. Visitors can also explore the tropical and subtropical greenhouse, which features plants from South America, Africa, and Asia. In addition to being a popular destination for tourists and botanical enthusiasts, the garden is also used for research and educational purposes by the university.