Landscape park

Daphne blagayana

In the spring of 1837, Count Richard Ursini von Blagay, the owner of the Polhov Gradec Mansion and a botany enthusiast, was brought an unknown plant from the Polhograjska gora hill by one of the locals. Count Blagay turned to Henrik Freyer, a curator at the Provincial Museum of Carniola, who named the previously undescribed Daphne species Daphne blagayana in honour ...

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Count Blagay route

To explore the cultural and ethnological heritage of Polhov Gradec, take the Count Blagay Route, which begins at the Polhov Gradec Mansion, where several route information boards stand next to the side entrance to the park. Information boards also mark all the sights along the route, which leads through the centre of the village and along a forest path and ...

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