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San Antonio Botanical Gardens

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United States of America - Texas - San Antonio

Institution Code: SABG

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

About the San Antonio Botanical Gardens

MISSION:
Connecting people to the plant world through experience, education, and research.

Main Address:
San Antonio Botanical Gardens
555 Funston Place
San Antonio
Texas 78209 United States of America

Telephone: (210) 207-3250
Fax: (210) 207-3274
URL: www.sabot.org
Primary Email: john.brackman@sanantonio.gov

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Bob Brackman, Garden Director
    Curator's Name: Shannon Smith, Director of Research & Rare Plants
    Plant Records Officer's Name: none
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 12
    Educational Staff Number: 3
    Research Staff Number: 1
    Administration Staff Number: 5

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Municipal: Yes
  • Date founded: 1980
  • Physical Data
  • Total Area: 13 Hectares
    Latitude: 29.4590080
    Longitude: -98.4576190
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Seed Bank: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes
    Disabled access: Yes

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Cactaceae, Palmae, Polypodiaceae, herb garden, Rosa, garden for the blind, native areas.

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes