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Jardim Botânico da Universidade Federal Rural

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Brazil - Rio de Janeiro - Seropédica

Institution Code: RFA

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Jardim Botânico da Universidade Federal Rural
Univ. Federal Rural do RJ - JB -BR 465 - Km 7
Rio de Janeiro 23.890-000 Brazil

Telephone: 55 21 2682 1120; 55 21 2682 2417
Fax: 55 21 2682 1113
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Eliseu Félix Costa
    Curator's Name:
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded: 1978
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: -22.7413
    Longitude: -43.6884

Features and Facilities

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:7,000 accessions (in 1992), medicinal plants, aromatics, bee plants, Atlantic Forest species.

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes