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International Symposium Botanic Gardens at the Interface between Science and Garden Heritage, Berlin 24–26 April 2009, Proceedings: Internationales Symposium Botanische Gärten im Spannungsfeld von Wissenschaft und Gartendenkmalpflege, Berlin 24.–26. April 2009, Vorträge


Series: Englera Volume: 30

By: David J Mabberley(Editor)

167 pages, colour & b/w photos, colour & b/w illustrations

Botanischer Garten und Botanisches Museum Berlin

Paperback | Apr 2013 | #211265 | ISBN-13: 9783921800867
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Language: Bilingual in English and German

Contains the proceedings to the International Symposium Botanic Gardens at the Interface between Science and Garden Heritage, held in Berlin, from 24–26 April 2009. See the table of contents for more details.


Editorial   5
Welcoming addresses   7

Prof. Dr. Hans Walter Lack
The World in a garden   23

Dr. Christian Müller-Straten
Botanical gardens in the light of museology   35

Dr. Adelheid Straten
The Old Botanical Garden in Munich   47

Dr. Hans-Helmut Poppendieck
Botanical gardens and the art of gardening: Never the twain shall meet?   70

Dr. Sara Oldfield & Suzanne Sharrock
Botanical gardens and the Global Strategy for Plant Conservation   89

Dr. Clemens Alexander Wimmer
On the history and importance of cultivars and ornamental plantings in botanical gardens   97

Dr. Magdalena Mularczyk
The Botanical Garden of Wroclaw University — past and present   108

Gilles Vincent & Michel Labrecque
The Montreal Botanical Garden: 80 years of development according to Henry Teuscher's principles   118

Prof. Dr. Christoph Neinhuis & Matthias Bartusch
The Botanical Garden of Dresden University of Technology — History, present situation, future perspectives   128

Prof. Dr. Susanne Renner
The Munich Botanical Garden, 1909 -2009: The preservation of its art, architecture, and landscaping   136

Dipl.-Ing. Brigitte Mang
The Austrian Federal Gardens and plant collections — historical garden monuments, cultural heritage, recreational spaces and tourist attractions   141

Dipl.-Ing. Bettina Bergande & Dr. Barbara Markstein
A preservation and management plan for the Botanic Garden Berlin-Dahlem   157

Panel discussion: Can the preservation and management plan for the Botanic Garden Berlin-Dahlem reconcile the different demands made of botanical gardens?   165

Authors   167

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