Each the summer the Botanical Garden presents an exhibition with a focus on new scientific results or on socio-political aspects. The exhibitions are located in the outside area or in the greenhpuses.

In 2015 and 2016 we show useful plants in content of breeding, cultivation and diversity. The `Cluster of Excelence on Plant Science´ (CEPLAS) exhibit plants which can be used for the production of biomass.

  • Nutzpflanzen – Gestern | Heute | Morgen (2015 |2016)

 Former exhibitions

  • Plants of the Bible (2013 | 2014)
  • Jungle Food (2012)
  • Bionic (2011)
  • Biodiversity (2010)
  • Darwin and Evolution (2009)


Botanischer Garten

Heinrich-Heine-Universität Universitätsstr. 1
Building: 29.01
40225 Düsseldorf


Prof. Dr. Peter Westhoff

Entwicklungs- und Molekularbiologie der Pflanzen
Building: 26.03
Floor/Room: 02.34
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