English information


The greenhouse for tropical crops is property of the German Institute for Tropical and Subtropical Agriculture GmbH (Deutsches Institut für Tropische und Subtropische Landwirtschaft) or DITSL. The University of Kassel has leased the house since 1971.

Within the university, the greenhouse belongs to the department of Ecological Plant Production and Agroecosystem Research in the Tropics and Subtropics  (Ökologischer Pflanzenbau und Agrarökosystemforschung in den Tropen und Subtropen).


Thanks to Annika Hempel for her friendly help with the translation!