Great History Of Bogor Botanical Gardens
Bogor Botanical Gardens founded on the 18 May 1817
by Pof.Dr.C.G.C.Reindwart, a national botanist of Germany. Initially
s'Lands Plantentuin te Buitenzorg, becoming center of introduction
various important aconomic crop of agriculture, coconut of sawit is
one of the agriculture comodity wich was introduction of African West
to Indonesia pass Bogor Botanical Gardens which finally become coconut
maens of sawit South East around Asia Crop of introduction other
among others cacao, rubber, litchi, and quinnie. But don't all crops
can growwith either in Bogor, especially crop coming from
plateau,washence selected by appropriate orther location. This
situation grow desire develop build great garden in various area which
continue, isn't it.
Bogor Botanical Gardens located in town heart of
Bogor, West Java around 60 km instruct South East of Jakarta,
Republic of Indonesia, Capital City.
As great garden which have lowland wed habitat ype
of Bogor Botanical Gardens lay in height 260 m of sea levet with
dampness f air 50-80% and rainfall 3000-300 mm / year.
Amount of Collection
Broadly of areas around 87 great hectare, Bogor
Botanical Gardens have plant collection a number of 13679
spesimen, grouped into 3441 type, 1265 clan and 220 family.
Place / Interesting Building
Besides tropical crop collection of Bogor Botanical
Gardens also have some interesting historic building and places to be
visited. So, enter especial spandrel of garden. Botanical Gardens of
visible of Canary tree consecution side right and left planted around
the environment. It was plant since on 1831, 1834, and 1835. It coming
from Sulawesian and this Molucas generate impression of garden. And
then Teysmann a formal dressy garden wich wake up by 1889 as
appreciation to Johannes Teysmann, one of the great garden curator of
Bogor wi many have masterpieces in the field of 'LANSEKAP'
.There are many other interesting places that is Garden of Lebak
Cactus, Astrid Street, as well as Monument of J.J.Smith, Hanging
Bridge, Tree of Kalong, Holland Grave, and also Monument Lady
Raffles is place which seldom be over come off hand.
The Great Collection of Bogor Botanical
It has some interesting collections which enthused
like Titan Arum flower.Flower with biggest bloom in this world of
heigh can reach around 3 metres. When it blooms, it has some carcass
aroma disperse so that invite insect to assist to pollination around
10.000 orchid spesimen collect great. Bogor Botanical Gardens
presented at Home Orchid equiped by system of fogging as the regulator
of them, there are Palm Tree, Crop of medichine, Scarce Fruit, Meranti,
and Pore of Semar ,unique collection of King Tree and another, like
Giant Excelsa, Amazona Victoria and Old Tree ike Teak Core and Randu,
Progressively equip collection with exist.