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Hantaek Botanic Garden

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South Korea - Gyeonnggi-do - Yongin-si

Institution Code: HYG

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Hantaek Botanic Garden
2 hantaek-ro, Baegam-myon, Cheoin-gu
Gyeonnggi-do 449-863 South Korea

Telephone: 031-333-3558
Fax: 031-333-6431
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Taek-Ju Lee
    Curator's Name: Jung-hwa Kang
    Plant Records Officer's Name:
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 10
    Educational Staff Number: 3
    Research Staff Number: 2
    Administration Staff Number: 3

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: Yes
  • Date founded: 1979
  • Physical Data
  • Landscaped Area: Yes
    Landscaped Area: Size: 66 Hectares
  • Total Area: 66 Hectares
    Latitude: 36.0000
    Longitude: 128.0000
    Altitude: 300.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Micropropagation/ Tissue Culture Facilities: Yes
    Seed Bank: Yes
    Published Plant Catalogue: No
    Computer Plant Record System: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Shop: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: Yes
    Disabled access: Yes
  • Number of Visitors: 200000

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Conifers, endemics, Acer, Arisaema, Aster, Berberis, Adenophora, Viburnum, Lonicera, Sedum, Juniperus, Thuja, Rhododendron, Quercus, Corydalis, Gentiana, Geranium, Iris, Hosta, Lilium, Orchidaceae, Paeonia, Picea, Aconitum, Thalictrum, Prunus, Viola.

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Education Programmes