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Botanical Garden on the Bosel Peak

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  • Im Frühling ist der Boselgarten am schönsten.
    Im Frühling ist der Boselgarten am schönsten.
    Photo: Botanischer Garten der TU Dresden, Dresden Elbland
The species-rich Boselgarten is a branch of the Botanical Garden of the TU Dresden and enchants with the splendor of heat-loving plant species of the Elbe hill country.
The Spaargebirge, the smallest mountain range in Saxony, is known for its romantic vineyards and hiking trails. Not far from the Boselspitze, from which there is a dreamlike view into the Elbe valley, the Boselgarten has been located for over 100 years. Its diversity of plants makes it an experience for both the experienced botanist and the recreation-seeking walker. Here, visitors can marvel at around 850 plant species on an area of approximately 2,500 m², including many that have become rare in their natural habitat. About 200 of the species cultivated in the Bosel Garden are on Saxony's Red List and are endangered. In addition, the garden displays species from the areas of origin of the heat-loving Elbe Valley flora, which are located in Thuringia and/or Bohemia as well as southern and southeastern Europe.

The Botanical Garden on the Boselspitze is open on Wednesdays and on Sundays and public holidays during the summer months.

Opening hours

Open from 01 April to 03 October.

Wednesday: 10:00 - 17:00

Saturday: 10:00 - 17:00

Sunday: 10:00 - 17:00

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Update: January 19, 2023

Public transport

S-Bahn to Coswig, continue by regional bus to Sörnewitz

S-Bahn to Meißen, continue with city bus line A to Oberspaar

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Parking

Parking is available at Meissner Boselweg and Meißner Straße

Coordinates

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51.138325, 13.513742
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51°08'18.0"N 13°30'49.5"E
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33U 396022 5666257
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Botanical Garden on the Bosel Peak

Auf der Bosel
01640 Coswig
Sachsen
Phone +49 172 3538419

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