If you are in Brussels, and wish to spend nice time in the nature, walk through Brussels botanic garden in Meise can be very relaxing.
I am little hesitating to what extend recommend you visiting this garden. It seems to me rather a scientific center. For sophisticated garden connoisseurs visiting the glass houses will wipe out the “so, so” impression of the rest of the garden. There are some true horti-pearls to see.
View some pictures I have
taken during my visit in May.
Aquatic perennial, its seeds may remain
viable for many years, with the oldest recorded lotus germination being
from that of seeds 1,300 years old recovered from a dry lakebed in
Brussels botanical garden (The
National Botanic Garden of Belgium) is located in Meise, a village 12 km north
of the centre of Brussels (3 km north of the Atomium), inside
the Flemish Region, i.e. outside of the Outer Ring Road (R0) around Brussels.
Address: National Botanic Garden of Belgium, Bouchout Domain, Nieuwelaan 38, 1860
Not easy to find, but worth it :)