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National Botanical Research Institute
India - Uttar Pradesh - Lucknow
Institution Code: LWG
International Agenda Registration: Y
BGCI Member: Y
About the National Botanical Research Institute
Botanic Garden serves as a National Facility with three main functions viz.. Conservation, education and bio-aesthetics. It is designed to conserve the indigenous and exotic flora and fulfils the basic function of making available for study, research and use, at one place, a wide diversity of trees, shrubs, climbers and other plant species. The garden is highly reputed for its well identified and aesthetically displayed plant wealth in a well designed landscape to capture a living nucleus of various plant species for posterity.
A repository of germplasm collection of various tropical and sub-tropical plant species, comprising 5,000 taxa, representing 212 families, the Botanic Garden has rich genetic treasure with the collection of trees, shrubs and herbs of ornamental, economic, medicinal, aromatic and rare importance, hailing from the indigenous and exotic sources.