On August 21, construction work on the 280-mu large Magnolia Garden and the Malus Spectabilis Garden at the Ningbo Botanical Garden was finished and is now undergoing acceptance inspections. The landscape project of the garden of flowers, which covers an area of 150 mu, has also been finished. Besides, 70% of the land terrain construction at the northern area and 20% of the land terrain construction at the southern area of the core part of the Ningbo Botanical Garden has been finished by now.
With an area of 4,830 mu, the Ningbo Botanical Garden will consist of three parts: a leisure park, the core part of the garden and a garden of flowers. As the first phase of the garden, the core part of the garden and the garden of flowers will open to the public in the autumn of 2016. The second phase of the garden, the leisure park will be set up through marketing after the construction of the first phase is finished.
The Ningbo Botanical Garden is located in Zhenhai New Town, east to the East Outer Ring, south to North Outer Ring, west to National Highway 329, and north to Yongmao Road.