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Jardins Botanique E.-M.-Heckel

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France - Marseille

Institution Code: MARSM

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

About the Jardins Botanique E.-M.-Heckel

Founded: 1802
Garden Name: Jardins Botanique E.-M.-Heckel
Address: 48, avenue Clot Bey, 13272 MARSEILLE Cedex 8.
Status: Municipal
Herbarium: Yes Approx. no. of herbarium specimens: 3,800
Ex situ Collections:
Trees and shrubs (3

Main Address:
Jardins Botanique E.-M.-Heckel
48 avenue Clot Bey, 13272 MARSEILLE Cedex 8, France.

Telephone: 33 4 91 55 25 24
Fax: 33 4 91 55 37 76
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Dr. J.P.Ferrari
    Curator's Name:
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 43.4802
    Longitude: 5.4178
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Trees and shrubs (350 spp.), palms (50 spp.), herbaceous plants, aromatic plants, Iris, climbing plants, mountain plants, orchids, bromeliads, succulents, medicinal plants (250 spp.). Maintains a seed bank with medium-term storage capacity, containing 1,9

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes