Malte Zörner

Scientific staff


Soldmannstraße 15, Room 1.20 
17487 Greifswald
Tel.: +49 3834 420 4196


Research focus

Research focus

  • Project coordination
  • Collection and cultivation of wild forms to establish sustainable production
  • Common Garden experimental set-up paludiculture
  • Economic and ecological evaluation of cultivation compared to wild conditions
Current projects

Current projects

SoMoMed – Sonnentau (sundew) and Moltebeere (cloudberry) as medicinal plants in paludiculture, BMEL 2023-2025


Professional backround

Professional backround

Since 4/2023 Scientific staff at the University of Greifswald in the project "SoMoMed" (sundew and cloudberry as medicinal plants in paludiculture)
2018-2023 Horticultural engineer as consultant to companies in horticulture and retail trade
2016-2018 Study of process and quality management in agriculture and horticulture, Humboldt University of Berlin, final thesis: Investigation of the breeding potential of Mimulus cupreus hort. ex. Dombr., Mimulus luteus L. and Mimulus naiandinus J.M.Watson et C. von Bohlen
2011-2016 Studies of Horticultural Sciences, Humboldt University Berlin, final thesis: In vitro culture of Ptilotus exaltatus Nees. and Ptilotus nobilis (Lindley ex Mitch.) F. Muell., Benl
2011 Graduation as master gardener specialising in ornamental horticulture
2011 State certified horticultural economist



Lertsutham, L., Hallmann, B., Fritsche, J., Neumann, J., Ristau, F., Schley, S., Sieber, F., Wadler, D., Zörner, M. & Olbricht, K. (2018). Linaria Mill. auf dem Weg zur Zierpflanze, Postersession Zierpflanzenbau, BHGL-Tagungsband 33/2018: 118.


Pinker, I. & Czarnowski, M. (2016). Micropropagation of Ptilotus exaltatus Nees and Ptilotus nobilis (Lindl.) F. Muell., Propagation of Ornamental Plants Vol. 16, No. 1: 9-13.