Chapter 16. The Biodiversity of Historic Domestic Gardens – A Study in the Wilhelminian Quarter of Erfurt (Germany)

  1. Norbert Müller1,
  2. Peter Werner2 and
  3. John G. Kelcey3
  1. Norbert Müller

Published Online: 16 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444318654.ch16

Urban Biodiversity and Design

Urban Biodiversity and Design

How to Cite

Müller, N. (2010) The Biodiversity of Historic Domestic Gardens – A Study in the Wilhelminian Quarter of Erfurt (Germany), in Urban Biodiversity and Design (eds N. Müller, P. Werner and J. G. Kelcey), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444318654.ch16

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Department Landscape Management & Restoration Ecology, University of Applied Sciences Erfurt, Landscape Architecture, Post-box, 450155, 99081 Erfurt, Germany

  2. 2

    Institute Housing and Environment, Annastr. 15, 64285 Darmstadt, Germany

  3. 3

    Ceckovice 14, Bor U Tachova 348 02, Czech Republic

Author Information

  1. Department Landscape Management & Restoration Ecology, University of Applied Sciences Erfurt, Landscape Architecture, Post-box, 450155, 99081 Erfurt, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 16 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444332667

Online ISBN: 9781444318654

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Keywords:

  • historic domestic gardens biodiversity - Wilhelminian quarter, Erfurt;
  • housegardens flora - planted and spontaneous species;
  • spontaneous species - naturally colonized species;
  • garden culture globalization consequences;
  • CBD - Convention on Biological Diversity;
  • urban domestic gardens - promoting urban biodiversity awareness;
  • species richness investigation - in historical Erfurt gardens;
  • Wilhelminian garden-related architectural features - ornamental fences;
  • species accumulation curves for different plant groups;
  • wildflower species frequency in Erfurt - speciation curves

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Summary

  • Background

  • Methods

  • Results

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References