The Medicinal Plant Garden was established by the Department of Pharmacognosy, Medical School, University of Pécs, on the campus of the Pharmacist Program (2 Rókus Street, Pécs) in May 2008.
First the garden covered 30 m2, and in 2009 the garden was extended with further 100 m2.
In 2010 a rock garden was established, displaying mainly Mediterranean herbs and aromatic plants.
Gardening jobs have been performed by students, faculty staff and friends.
Currently the garden is divided into plots according to plant families.