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Tropical Getaway: Western Greenhouses

Image: tropical plantsFri. Feb. 19th, 2 Tours: 9:00am and 10:00am (approx 50 min)

Guided by: Magdalena Van Hal, Horticultural Specialist

Experience the warmth and serenity of Western’s Greenhouses!  Approximately 650 m2 of greenhouses adjoin the BGS Building - its space divided into teaching and research complexes.  The Tropical House is the largest greenhouse in the teaching complex.  It contains a main plant display area, and is the principal attraction for greenhouse visitors. 

Meeting Location:  The tallest greenhouse - room 9 of BGS (off of the loading dock on the east side of the building). From inside BGS: walk through BGS room 0161, the door will be open.