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Jardin Botanico del Quindio

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Colombia - Quindio - Calarca

Institution Code: QUIND

International Agenda Registration: Yes

BGCI Member: Yes

Main Address:
Jardin Botanico del Quindio
Avenida Centenario No. 15-190
Quindio Colombia

Telephone: 57 6 7427254 or 57 3102127510
Fax: 57 6 7427254
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Hector Favio Manrique Fierro
    Curator's Name: Hector Fabio Manrique
    Plant Records Officer's Name:
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 5
    Educational Staff Number: 5
    Research Staff Number: 2
    Administration Staff Number: 10

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded: 1979
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 4.5298
    Longitude: -75.6461
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Cyathaceae, Musaceae, Palmae, Bignoniaceae, Liliaceae, Amaryllidaceae, Orchidaceae, Bromeliaceae; some species of gymnosperms; species suitable for butterfly gardens.

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes