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Jardin Botanico de Quito

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Ecuador - Quito

Institution Code: QUITO

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Jardin Botanico de Quito
Passage # 34, Rumipamba E6-264 and Av Shirys, Interior Parque La Carolina.

Telephone: 3 332516 or 3 332543
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Carolina Jijón
    Curator's Name:
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded: 1992
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: -0.2294
    Longitude: -78.5242

Features and Facilities

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Native Andean species, Andean woodland species, native fruits (Annonaceae), high mountain wetland plants, succulents, plants from Paramo vegetation, palms, plants from humid mountain forests composed of Araceae, Gesneriaceae, Orchidaceae, Bromeliaceae, Fi

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes