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"Babīte", University of Latvia rhododendron breeding and testing nursery

"Babīte", University of Latvia rhododendron breeding and testing nursery

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  • Telephone for inquiries +37167913107
    Fax +37167913127
    E-mailrodod@lanet.lv
    Working time during trade of plants - In April, May, September, October MonTueWedThuFri9.00-17.00 Sat9.00-15.00
    Opening hours during the flowering season - from May 15 to June 15 MonTueWedThuFriSatSun9.00-16.00
    Description
    Rhododendron breeding and testing nursery "Babīte" celebrates its 36 years of existence. Over the past thirty-three years has been made a significant open-air collection of rhododendrons with 74 wildlife species of rhododendron and 200 varieties. Of these, 78 are local breeding varieties (breeder Rihards Kondratovičs) in 2015.
    Keywords
    Seedling trade,
    Sale, trade of rhododendron plants. Rhododendron nursery. Rhododendrons.
    Rhododendron. In the Spring - April, May. In the Autumn- September,
    October. Rhododendron exhibition - 9-16.00 during flower blooming.
    Rhododendron breeding and testing nursery "Babīte" celebrates its
    36 years of existence. Currently it is the only specialized rhododendron
    nursery in the Baltic countries, where besides rhododendron selection
    work is done also complex study of the rhododendron genus and it is
    a place where to buy rhododendron plants. Over the past thirty years
    has been made a significant open-air collection of rhododendrons with
    74 wildlife species of rhododendron and 200 varieties. Of these, 78
    are local breeding varieties (breeder Rihards Kondratovičs) in 2015..
    How to get to "Babīte"?? With trains Riga - Jurmala, Jurmala - Riga
    to the railway station Babīte. With 4th and 13 bus to Vārnukroga road.
    With car from Babīte - driving in Vārnukroga direction. Farm is open
    from 9.00-17.00 and Saturday from 9.00-15.00 during sale of plants,
    it is in spring - April, May and in autumn - September, October. During
    flower blossing farm is open from 9:00 to 16:00 every day, (also on
    Saturdays and Sundays). Sale of rhododendron plants. Entrance: Adults,
    1.50LVL; Pensioners, students, 1.00LVL; Pupils, 0.50LVL.