The Botanical Garden of the KIT

Update: Unfortunately, the second lockdown since 02.11.2020 forced us to close again for the public.Take care, stay healthy!

April-September Mo-Fr 8-16, So 10-16, October-March Mo-Fr 8-15, So 10-14, entrance free!



Next event. Together with ZKM Karlsruhe a online event Thu, 25.02.2021, 7 p.m. on plants and globalisation with Prof. Dr. Peter Nick. Every plant has a story to tell...

Garden in the web. As alternative for a real-world visit, we have developed a few online-offers for you:



And here you can reach the PAGES OF THE GARDEN ASSOCIATIONS.

Plant of the Month

February: The Wollemy Pine (Wollemia nobilis) was only known as tertiary fossil, until a living specimen was discovered in the jungle of Queensland around fifteen years ago. All plants are from one clone, which means that only one individual is left. We help to make it survive. more...

What to see?

palm house: Tree of the Traveller (image) . tropical house:

Calliandra flowers . waterlily house:


couple in flower . subtropical house: flower and "scent" . Lemon Myrtle .

outside: Milk Orange . .

entrance: Giant Pipevine




Faszination Pflanze

Pflanzen sind voller Geheimnisse und helfen uns, die Welt mit neuen Augen zu sehen. Überraschende Blickwinkel auf den Flickr-Seiten von Maren Riemann.