Vojtěch Holubec (The Czech Republic)

Comitee memeber

Chinese flowering Paradise

Vojtěch is a researcher in the agricultural plant Gene bank and National coordinator for plant genetic resources. He has been interested in alpines and botany since his 11 years. He loves mountains and he travels extensively to photograph plants and wild habitats, in the world. He got obsessed with crevice rock garden construction, he constructed main rock gardens in the show garden of Rock Garden Club Prague (RGCP) together with Ota Vlasak and Zdenek Zvolanek and they got a Gold medal for RG construction in the International Horticultural Exhibition IGA Erfurt, Germany. He headed shows of the RGCP and served as the President of RGCP for 6 years. He runs a seed nursery. He published 3 books on RG construction with Ota Vlasak,  The Caucasus Flowers with Pavel Křivka, and The Tian Shan and its flowers with David Horák. He was awarded by Lyttel Trophy by AGS in 2010.