So far, the project has managed to collect 22 botanical species, which are all mentioned in the Holy Qur’an and Sunnah. These species belong to three geographical areas: the Mediterranean, the Desert and Tropical areas.
The Qur’anic Garden used its involvement in World Day to Combat Desertification to educate the public about the challenges surrounding this issue. Staff from Qur’anic Garden took part in this event for the second year running.
Qatar Foundation is organizing, in collaboration with the Qatar Photography Society and Katara, the first exhibition of its kind in the world under the title 'Plants from Qur’anic Botanic Garden' at Katara from 19 April to 7 May.