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Shenzhen Fairy Lake Botanical Garden

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China - Shenzhen

Institution Code: SHENZ

International Agenda Registration: Yes

BGCI Member: Yes

Main Address:
Shenzhen Fairy Lake Botanical Garden
No. 160 Xianhu Road
Liantang, Luohu District
518004 China

Telephone: 86 (0)755 2573 8430
Fax: 86 (0)755 2570 4480
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Dr Li Yong
    Curator's Name:
    Plant Records Officer's Name: Genlin Jiao

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: No
    Status: State: Yes
    Status: Educational: No
    Status: Municipal: Yes
    Status: Satellite: No
    Status: Trust: No
  • Date founded: 1983
  • Physical Data
  • Natural Vegetation Area: Yes
  • Landscaped Area: Yes
  • Total Area: 860 Hectares
    Latitude: 22.5416
    Longitude: 114.0541
    Annual Rainfall: 1980 mm
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres
  • Locality: Information
  • Locality: Garden Name: 深圳仙湖植物园
  • Local Address: 中国广东省深圳市莲塘仙湖路160号,邮编 518004
  • Locality: City: 深圳
  • Locality: State: 广东

Features and Facilities

  • Herbarium: Yes
    Herbarium: Number of Specimens: 50000
    Arboretum: Yes
  • Micropropagation/ Tissue Culture Facilities: Yes
    Seed Bank: Yes
    Published Plant Catalogue: Yes
    Computer Plant Record System: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: No
    Retail Outlet: Shop: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: Yes
    Disabled access: Yes
  • Number of Visitors: 2000000

Plant Collections

  • Cultivation Taxa Num: 7600

Conservation Programmes

  • Conservation Programme: Yes
    Medicinal Plant Programme: Yes
    Ex Situ Conservation Programme: Yes
    Reintroduction Programme: Yes

Research Programmes

  • Biotechnology: Yes
    Plant Breeding: Yes
    Conservation - Biology: Yes
    Conservation - Genetics: Yes
    Data Management Systems and Information Technology: Yes
    Ecology: Yes
    Education: Yes
    Ethnobotany: No
    Exploration: Yes
    Floristics: Yes
    Horticulture: Yes
    Invasive Species Biology and Control: No
    Molecular Genetics: Yes
    Pollination Biology: Yes
    Restoration Ecology: Yes
    Seed/Spore Biology: Yes
    Systematics and Taxonomy: Yes
    Sustainability: No
    Pharmacology: No
    Agriculture: No
    Land Restoration: No
    Urban Environments: Yes

Education Programmes

  • Visitor/Education Centre: Yes
    Education Signs in Garden: Yes
    Public Lectures/Talks: Yes
    Education Booklets/Leaflets: Yes
    Guided Tours: Yes
    Permanent Public Displays: Yes
    Special Exhibitions: Yes
    Courses for School Children: No
    Courses for University/College Students: Yes
    Courses for General Public: No
    Education Programme: Yes