In the village is the mountain-taiga station. V. L. Komarov far Eastern branch Russian Academy of Sciences, founded in 1932, the Area of the station is 4747 hectares and is immediately adjacent to the Ussuri reserve. The station has been studying medicinal plants, dendrology, ecology, insects, monitoring forest vegetation, studying the physiology and breeding of forest plants.
It is a natural arboretum, founded in the 30-ies of the last century, in which grow not only the representatives of far Eastern flora, but also plants of other countries and continents. Conceived as a natural Park Ussuri forests, he repeatedly replenished with trees, shrubs, grasses from various parts of the globe. Today the arboretum has a unique collection of vegetation.
The laboratory of the arboretum is engaged in the study of the physiology and breeding of forest plants, etomology, forest monitoring etc. plant Collection of the arboretum Mountain-taiga station consists of 701 species from 57 families and 161 of the genus, including 532 species of deciduous trees and shrubs, 77 species are coniferous, 28 species, vines and 64 – species herbaceous perennials. Of the 480 species of woody plants known in the far East, in the arboretum Mountain-taiga station grows 232.
Annually up to 100 tours for schoolchildren, students and tourists with lectures on rare species of plants, plant richness of the Far East
|Address:||Primorsky Krai, Ussuriysk. village Mountain taiga|