Miyajima Natural Botanical Garden
Miyajima Natural Botanical Garden (MNBG)
The Miyajima Natural Botanical Garden of Hiroshima University is situated along the north coast of Miyajima (Itsukushima) Island, southwestern Japan, ca. 20 km southwest of Hiroshima City. The island is famous as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and is covered with natural forest and maritime vegetation. Our research projects are island biology, phytogeography, ecology, and conservation biology, utilizing the excellent natural resources of Miyajima Island.
The Miyajima Natural Botanical Garden conducts education and study on taxonomy, ecology, phytogeography, conservation biology, and island biology of various plants by utilizaing the excellent natural resources of the World Heritage listed Miyajima (Itsukushima) Island, southwestern Japan.
The Miyajima Natural Botanical Garden, Graduate School of Science, Hiroshima University
1156-2 Mitsumaruko-yama, Miyajima-cho, Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima 739-0543