Botanic Garden of. Fomin A. was founded in 1839 as a research base of Kiev University. To create a garden collection of plants used in many other domestic and foreign botanical gardens. Later in the garden was built Oranzhereyny for tropical and subtropical plants.
Garden's collection includes over 10 thousand species, forms and varieties of plants. At the gardens have relic and endemic plants from all over the world. In greenhouses donated a large number of tropical and subtropical plants, including the largest in Ukraine collection of cacti and palms. It is for the trees here in 1977 was built the world's highest klimatron (special greenhouse).
garden staff conducted research on protection, enrichment, and rational use of plant resources.
Garden is located in an excellent location in central Kyiv is the place for many people.