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Highland Park

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United States of America - New York - Rochester

Institution Code: HNY

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Highland Park
Monroe County Parks Department
171 Reservoir Avenue
New York 14620 United States of America

Telephone: (585) 256-4950
Fax: (585) 256-4968
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Lawrence A. Staub, Jr., Director of Parks Department
    Curator's Name: Mark Quinn
    Plant Records Officer's Name: Kent Milham

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Municipal: Yes
  • Date founded: 1888
  • Physical Data
  • Total Area: 63 Hectares
    Latitude: 43.1317470
    Longitude: -77.6088940
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Arboretum: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Actinidiaceae, Lardizabalaceae, Lauraceae, Magnoliaceae, Pinaceae, Abies (17 spp., 30 taxa), Acer (43 spp., 77 taxa), Rhododendron (44 taxa), Syringa (447 taxa).

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