Botanic Garden

The "Univercity Botanikal Garden" - Balchik was created in 1955 on the park territory of the former summer residence of the Romanian queen Maria.

The constant and systematic care, has returned the beauty of this "quiet nest" and it has become a tourist site with international popularity. Today, on total area of 65 decares are located vegetable species from all around the world.

One of the biggest attractions is the collection of big cactus species, represented on 1 decare open area. It is only second of its kind after the one in Monaco. In the garden, you may observe exotic plants such as caoutchouc tree, Ginkgo biloba, the rare Meta Sequoia, Magnolia grandiflora and many others. You will enter into a wealth of flower-beds, clambering plants and old trees. There are over 2000 vegetable species planted, belonging to 85 families and more than 800 genera with incredible varieties and forms

 

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