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Wonderful greenhouse and gardens full of a massive variety of succulents. Well worth calling into... read more

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That was one of these experiences, where you think, great location found and kept here in Zürich... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Dusseldorf, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful greenhouse and gardens full of a massive variety of succulents. Well worth calling into if you are in the area.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PeterOhA
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

That was one of these experiences, where you think, great location found and kept here in Zürich. Proudly showing you some rarities of cultivated plants and succulents.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sabiwabiwabi
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Those three words are probably enough, but here is a bit more detail. In an expensive country and city it is nice to find free attractions - this one is. Just walk in and enjoy. The collection is impressive with multiple greenhouse and outdoor locations....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Katja_e_b
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

This is free, a rarity in Switzerland, but I would have paid good money for this experience. Lots of things to please the eye - and you don’t need to be a succulent fan to appreciate the plants, all laid out in a well structured...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank simongreaves
Reviewed 26 August 2018

I love this place in Zürich. The collection of succulent plants and cactus is huge. I never saw in another botanic garden such a varied number of species. Neither so wide number of original flowers in different type of cactus. The specimens are very well...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank YuKyoungR1
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

What an amazing collection of plants. I did not know succulents came in such a range of shapes and textures and with beautiful too. This place is free, right by the lakeside, and easy to walk to from the city.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Peter de V
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Firstly, I really like succulents and cacti so of course that colours the rating and review. My wife saw this on the tourist map while we were standing at the harbour. Strolled around in about 20 minutes. An incredibly comprehensive collection in the unlikeliest of...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank olderfolks
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed wandering through this extensive succulent exhibit... certainly not what we expected to find in the middle of winter in Zurich! The plants was arranged in geographical areas and our favourite was the epiphytes glass house. There is ample information, much of which...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank LeethalLeeM
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Was walking by. A friend overseas I know is very interested in these sorts of plants. So I thought I'd go in and take a few pics but was astounded at the display and variety of plants. I ended up spending over an hour and...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Maurits_van_Eijck
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This quiet little botanical green house holds a wonderous assortment of plants. Free to enter with few visitors on a Sunday morning, we wondered the rooms of beautiful and diverse succulents in peace. There are numerous displays set up for children. However, if your kids...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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