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Giardino Botanico "Nuova Gussonea" Monte Etna

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Italy - Sicilia - Ragalna (Catania)

Institution Code: NGCI

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Giardino Botanico "Nuova Gussonea" Monte Etna
Dipartimento di Scienze Biologiche, Geologiche e Ambientali - Università di Catania
Ragalna (Catania)
Sicilia 95025 Italy

Telephone: +39.3480439716
Fax: +39.095.338695
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Emilia Poli Marchese
    Curator's Name:
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: No
    Status: State: Yes
    Status: Educational: Yes
  • Date founded: 1979
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 37.6319
    Longitude: 14.8962
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Astragaletum siculi, Festuca circummediterranea, Quercus pubescens, Quercus cerris, Fagus sylvatica, Betula aetnensis

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes