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Chanticleer Foundation

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United States of America - Pennsylvania - Wayne

Institution Code: CHANT

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: Yes

ArbNet Accredited: Level I

Main Address:
Chanticleer Foundation
786 Church Road
Pennsylvania 19087 United States of America

Telephone: (610) 687-6894
Fax: (610) 293-0149
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: R. William Thomas, Executive Director
    Curator's Name: Eric Hsu, Plant Information Coordinator
    Plant Records Officer's Name:
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 13
    Educational Staff Number: 1
    Research Staff Number:
    Administration Staff Number: 2

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: Yes
  • Date founded: 1990
  • Physical Data
  • Landscaped Area: Yes
    Landscaped Area: Size: 14 Hectares
  • Total Area: 19 Hectares
    Latitude: 40.0300461
    Longitude: -75.3908798
    Annual Rainfall: 1196 mm
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Published Plant Catalogue: Yes
    Computer Plant Record System: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: No
    Retail Outlet: Shop: No
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: No
    Disabled access: Yes
  • Number of Visitors: 37000
    Number of Volunteers: 5

Plant Collections

  • Accession Number: 9640
  • Special Collections:Woodland species and native wildflowers.

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes

  • Guided Tours: Yes