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Wentworth Castle Gardens

United Kingdom - Barnsley

Institution Code: WENTW

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: Yes

Main Address:
Wentworth Castle Gardens
Barnsley M.B.C,Stainborough, BARNSLEY, South Yorkshire S75 3ET
United Kingdom

Telephone: 01226 776040
Fax: 0226 284308
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Unknown
    Curator's Name: C.J. Margrave
    Plant Records Officer's Name: Christopher Margrave

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 53.524922
    Longitude: -1.519734
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Number of Visitors: 40000
    Number of Volunteers: 45

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Rhododendron species & hybrids, Sorbus, Magnolia, Betula, Camellia, Meconopsis, Asiatic primulas, 'old' roses. Maintains a seed bank with medium-term storage capacity, containing 149 accessions, representing 149 species (1994 figures).

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes

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