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Jardin Botanico Universitario de Sierra Nevada

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Spain - Sierra Nevada

Institution Code: SNEV

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Jardin Botanico Universitario de Sierra Nevada
Departamento de Biolog?a, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Granada, Campus de Cartuja, 18071 GR
Sierra Nevada

Telephone: 34 (9)58 243916
Fax: 34 (9)58 243912
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Joaquim Molero-Mesa
    Curator's Name: Dr M.R. Gonzalez-Tejero Garcis
    Plant Records Officer's Name:
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 3
    Educational Staff Number: 1
    Research Staff Number: 4
    Administration Staff Number: 1

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded: 1850
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 37.2047
    Longitude: -3.5693
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Herbarium: Yes
    Herbarium: Number of Specimens: 100000
    Arboretum: No
  • Micropropagation/ Tissue Culture Facilities: No
    Seed Bank: Yes
  • Number of Visitors: 15000

Plant Collections

  • Cultivation Taxa Num: 900
  • Special Collections:Plants of the Sierra Nevada, Maintains seed bank with medium-storage capacity, containing 620 accessions, representing 192 species (1994 figures)

Conservation Programmes

  • Conservation Programme: Yes
    Medicinal Plant Programme: Yes
    Reintroduction Programme: No

Research Programmes

  • Education: Yes

Education Programmes