Rare stone in the Hortus

A rare stone has been found in the Hortus Haren. This viborgiet is one of only about five such stones to be found outside of Finland. Viborgiet can be recognized by the characteristic rings found on its surface. This stone will be incorporated in the Hondsrug Garden.

Also new in the Hondsrug Garden is a depiction of the cross section of the layers of soil typical to the area. These cross sections can be seen as you enter the Hondsrug Garden.


A segment by Oog tv about the discovery of the stone can be viewed below (Dutch language):

 

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