International Scientific Conference
devoted to the
210-anniversary of foundation the
National dendrological park "Sofiyivka"
and botanical gardens - scientific center biodiversity conservation
and protection of historical and cultural heritage"
25 - 28 September
|The park, as a scientific institution of the National Academy of Science of Ukraine, is engaged in researches of connatural and cultural flora of austral Forest-steppe of Ukraine, introduction and acclimatation of plants in the region.|
The article of the director of the famous park I. Kosenko summarizes this work:
|50 years anniversary of the Sofiyivka park as a scientific institute of the Ukraine's NAS
|In the final article of I. Kosenko the review of the park's whole history from the moment of the foundation till todays is made:
|205 years since the foundation
|The team of scientists of the park issued the catalogue of plants with the total amount 1994 taxons, in which 25 taxons of hazels, 24 beeches, 41 fir-trees, 44 junipers, 100 lianas, 320 roses, 57 rhododendrons and 98 flower plants - totally 1220 trees and bushes and 774 herbaceous plants.
|Catalogue (zip 380 КB)|
|The beauty of the park was sung by a lot of poets, but the poem of the Polish poet S. Trembecki occupies an especial place. Written in 1811, it is the park guide book in verses.|
"Sofiowka" and comments of Adam Mickiewicz (polish)