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Jardín Botánico y Arboretum "Carlos Spegazzini"

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Argentina - Buenos Aires - La Plata

Institution Code: LPAG

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Jardín Botánico y Arboretum "Carlos Spegazzini"
Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias y Forestales, Universidad Nacional de La Plata
Av. 60 y calles 116-118, C.C. 31
La Plata
Buenos Aires 1900 Argentina

Telephone: 54 (0) 221-438168, ext. 36
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Dra. Ing. Ftal. Susana E. Freire and Ing. Agr. Ana M. Arambarri
    Curator's Name:
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded: 1924
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: -34.91223
    Longitude: -57.93111
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Open to public: Yes

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Native plants, medicinals, forage plants, indigenous trees, including Podocarpus parlatorei. Herbarium of seeds (2,000 accessions). Produces regular seed list.

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