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Botanical Garden, Department of Botany, University of Jammu

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India - Jammu and Kashmir - Jammu Tawi

Institution Code: JAMMU

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: Yes

Main Address:
Botanical Garden, Department of Botany, University of Jammu
Jammu Tawi
Jammu and Kashmir 180 006 India

Telephone: 01912451684
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Prof. Yash Pal Sharma
    Curator's Name: Nitan katoch
    Plant Records Officer's Name: Hari Chand
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 8
    Educational Staff Number: 3
    Research Staff Number:
    Administration Staff Number:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: No
    Status: State: Yes
    Status: Educational: Yes
    Status: Municipal: No
    Status: Trust: No
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 33.8780
    Longitude: 76.6637
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres
  • Locality: Information
  • Locality: Garden Name: Botanical garden, University of Jammu, Jammu
  • Local Address: Department of Botany, University of Jammu, Jammu
  • Locality: City: Jammu
  • Locality: State: Jammu and Kashmir

Features and Facilities

  • Herbarium: Yes
    Herbarium: Number of Specimens: 13113
  • Micropropagation/ Tissue Culture Facilities: No
    Seed Bank: Yes
  • Open to public: No
    Friends society: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Shop: No
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: No
  • Number of Visitors: 1000

Plant Collections

  • Accession Number: 700
    Cultivation Taxa Num: 15
  • Invasive Species Monitoring: Yes
    Invasive Species Policy: No

Conservation Programmes

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

Research Programmes

  • Conservation - Biology: Yes
    Education: Yes
    Ethnobotany: Yes
    Exploration: Yes
    Floristics: Yes
    Pollination Biology: Yes
    Seed/Spore Biology: Yes
    Systematics and Taxonomy: Yes

Education Programmes

  • Public Lectures/Talks: Yes
    Special Exhibitions: Yes
    Courses for School Children: Yes
    Courses for University/College Students: Yes
    Education Programme: Yes