Croatian Botanical Society

Croatian Botanical Society gathers members who are professional or amateur botanists, involved
with some of the fields of botanical sciences. Activities of the Society are directed towards the
promotion and development of botanical sciences on popular, expert and scientific levels. The
Society advocates for the conservation and protection of flora, vegetation and habitats and overall
biodiversity in Croatia.

Plant of the month (In Croatian)

Kopriva – Urtica dioica L. (Urticaceae)

Journal of the Croatian Botanical Society

Journal of the Croatian Botanical Society is scientific and professional journal published regularly
since 2013. It was designed as a publication publishing notes on plant biology (including algae) on
Croatian or English language, for national and international botanical community.


Lecture invitation

Proljeće na Via Adriatici

Week of Botanical Gardens, Arboretums and Botanical Collections

Once a year, Section for Botanical Gardens and Arboretums organizes the Week of Botanical
Gardens, Arboretums and Botanical Collections, during which the Section coordinates various
botanical gardens and arboretums in Croatia that participate in this event.

Lectures and workshops

Popularization of botany is one of the most important goals of Croatian Botanical Society. For this reason, the Society periodically organizes professional-popular lectures for many years. The lectures are free, open for everyone and held at the Division of Biology, Faculty of Science in Zagreb. They are traditionally held on Thursdays at 18:00, usually every two weeks. In circumstances when having live lectures was not possible, lectures were transmitted through MS Teams platform where all members have access by default.