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Jardin d‘Altitude du Haut-Chitelet.

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France - Nancy - Xonrupt-Longemer

Institution Code: NCY

International Agenda Registration: Yes

BGCI Member: Yes

About the Jardin d‘Altitude du Haut-Chitelet.

2500 species of alpine plants from all over the world.
Alt. : 1228 m

Main Address:
Jardin d‘Altitude du Haut-Chitelet.
c/o Conservatoire et Jardins botaniques de Nancy
Col de la Schlucht
Nancy F-88400 France

Telephone: 33 3 29 63 31 46
Fax: 33 3 83 27 86 59
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Mr Laurent Péru
    Curator's Name: Mr Laurent Péru
    Plant Records Officer's Name:
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 3
    Educational Staff Number:
    Research Staff Number:
    Administration Staff Number:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: No
    Status: State: Yes
  • Date founded: 1968
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 48.6603
    Longitude: 6.1275
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

Plant Collections

  • Accession Number: 2
  • Special Collections:Alpine plants from various moutain ranges of the world

Conservation Programmes

  • Conservation Programme: Yes
    Medicinal Plant Programme: No
    Ex Situ Conservation Programme: Yes
    Reintroduction Programme: No

Research Programmes

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

Education Programmes

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