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Arboretum Mustila

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Finland - Elimäki

Institution Code: ELIMA

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Arboretum Mustila
Mustilantie 57
Elimäki
SF-47200 Finland

Telephone: +358 5 377 6678
Fax:
URL: http://www.mustila.fi
Primary Email: arboretum@mustila.fi

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Jukka Reinikainen, Executive Director
    Curator's Name: Jaakko Saarinen, Plant Records
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded: 1902
  • Physical Data
  • Total Area: 120 Hectares
    Latitude: 60.7333
    Longitude: 26.4833
    Altitude: 40.00 Metres
  • Locality: Information
  • Locality: Garden Name: Arboretum Mustila
  • Local Address: Valtioneuvos A.F.Tigerstedt 1902 perustama ulkomaisten puulajien kokeilupuiston. Alue on lajissaan ainutlaatuinen puu- ja koristekasvilajien kokoelma koko Pohjois-Euroopassa.
  • Locality: City:
  • Locality: State:

Features and Facilities

  • Arboretum: Yes
    Arboretum Size: 120
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: Yes
    Disabled access: Yes
  • Number of Visitors: 20000

Plant Collections

  • Cultivation Taxa Num: 500
  • Special Collections:Nearly 100 conifer species, more than 200 broad-leaved tree species and numerous shrubs, vines, bulbs and perennials have been planted in Arboretum Mustila. More than 500 taxa are present.

Conservation Programmes

  • Reintroduction Programme: No

Research Programmes

  • Education: Yes
    Exploration: Yes
    Floristics: Yes
    Horticulture: Yes
    Invasive Species Biology and Control: Yes

Education Programmes

  • Visitor/Education Centre: Yes
    Public Lectures/Talks: Yes
    Guided Tours: Yes
    Permanent Public Displays: Yes
    Special Exhibitions: Yes
    Courses for General Public: Yes