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The media pages of the Bergius Botanic Garden

On these pages you will find newsletters with information about various
events in the Bergius Botanic Garden.

For further enquiries, please contact us.


  • Opening hours during the Christmas Holidays 2019-12-06 The Edvard Anderson Conservatory is open every day except Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, 26 December, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.
  • Christmas carols with VocalMix 2019-12-05 The Swedish song group VocalMix will perform Christmas songs in the Edvard Anderson conservatory on 14 December at 2 PM.
  • Tastes of Christmas – Chocolate 2019-12-03 How is chocolate made? Gunvor Larsson shows us fruit from the cocoa tree and tells how this gets turned into chocolate, a Christmas favourite.
  • So, I heard my cinnamon is fake? 2019-11-22 This time of the year is associated with pepparkakor – Swedish gingerbread – whose ingredients include cinnamon, ginger, cloves and cardamom. But is your cinnamon the real deal?
  • Harvest of pumpkins 2019-09-27 Different kinds of pumpkins are now arranged in the Vegetable Garden.
  • Crape Myrtle in bloom 2019-08-08 The bark of Crape Myrtle peels off in large chunks. The tree is blooming in The Edvard Anderson Conservatory.
  • The tulip tree blooms in July 2019-07-01 Liriodendron tulipifera, commonly called tulip tree or yellow poplar, is blooming now. The flowers are yellow with an orange band at the base of each petal.
  • A giant Agave salmiana is about to burst into flower 2019-06-13 A giant Agave salmiana is about to burst into flower in Edvard Anderson Conservatory. The specimen is c. 30 years old and has produced an inflorescence several meters high.
  • The dragon arum stinks 2019-05-23 Now the dragon arum (Dracunculus vulgaris) is blooming and spreading its unmistakable scent in the Mediterranean Hall. Our gardeners can ensure that it really stinks.
  • The Victoria House opened for summer season 1 May 2019-05-02 The Victoria House is open between May and September.

Contact information

For media related questions about the Edvard Anderson greenhouse:
+46-8-545 91 722,

For media related questions about the Victoria greenhouse and the outside garden:
AnnSofie Börjesson or Mia Olvång, information coordinators: +46-8-545 91 707, +46-8-16 14 57,