Plant Hunter

Plant Hunter

Course length available: 2h, 4 h
In addition to the region’s rich culture, Yunhe Centre is also located in one of the top 35 biodiversity conservation hotspots in the world — the Hengduan Mountains. This mountain range is located on the eastern edge of the Tibetan plateau. It is world-renowned for its extensively large plant communities, and has enriched the world’s gardens ever since the first visits of international botany enthusiasts. In this program, you will follow in their footsteps and explore the flora of this pristine ecosystem.
In this Program, you will participate in:
1.Observe and collect local plants on foot.
2.Learn the different plant features in the area.
3.Learn how to make botanical specimens.
4.Create observational drawing of the plants.
5.Participate in a think-tank for the future preservation of the area’s ecosystem.