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Arboretum i Zaklad Fizjografii w Bolestraszycach

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Poland - podkarpackie - Przemysl

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International Agenda Registration: Yes

BGCI Member: Yes

Main Address:
Arboretum i Zaklad Fizjografii w Bolestraszycach
Arboretum and Institute of Physiography in Bolestraszyce
skr. Poczt 471
podkarpackie 37-700 Poland

Telephone: (016) 671 64 25
Fax: (016) 671 64 54
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Narcyz Piórecki
    Curator's Name: Elżbieta Żygała
    Plant Records Officer's Name: Dagmara Lib
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number:
    Educational Staff Number: 6
    Research Staff Number: 1
    Administration Staff Number: 4

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: No
    Status: State: Yes
    Status: Educational: Yes
    Status: Municipal: No
    Status: Satellite: Yes
  • Date founded: 1975
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 49.7985
    Longitude: 22.7447
    Annual Rainfall: 570 mm
    Altitude: 217.00 Metres
  • Additional Locations
  • Satellite Garden Names: Arboretum Cisowa
  • Locality: Information
  • Locality: Garden Name: Arboretum Bolestraszyce
  • Local Address: Arboretum Bolestraszyce Bolestraszyce 130 skr. poczt.471 37-700 Przemyśl
  • Locality: City: Przemyśl
  • Locality: State: Podkarpacie

Features and Facilities

  • Herbarium: No
    Arboretum: Yes
  • Micropropagation/ Tissue Culture Facilities: No
    Seed Bank: No
    Published Plant Catalogue: No
    Computer Plant Record System: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: No
    Retail Outlet: Shop: No
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: Yes
    Disabled access: Yes
  • Number of Visitors: 60000

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Special collections:
    old cultivars of Malus sp.
    old cultivars of Pyrus sp.
    Cornus mas
    Iris sp.
    Water Plants
    Protected Plants
  • Invasive Species Monitoring: No
    Invasive Species Policy: No
    ABS Policy: No
    Plant Collection Policy: Yes

Conservation Programmes

  • Conservation Programme: Yes
    Medicinal Plant Programme: Yes
    Ex Situ Conservation Programme: Yes
    Reintroduction Programme: Yes

Research Programmes

  • Biotechnology: No
    Plant Breeding: No
    Conservation - Biology: Yes
    Conservation - Genetics: Yes
    Data Management Systems and Information Technology: Yes
    Ecology: No
    Ecosystem Conservation: No
    Education: Yes
    Ethnobotany: Yes
    Exploration: Yes
    Floristics: Yes
    Horticulture: Yes
    Invasive Species Biology and Control: No
    Molecular Genetics: No
    Pollination Biology: No
    Restoration Ecology: No
    Seed/Spore Biology: No
    Systematics and Taxonomy: Yes
    Sustainability: No
    Pharmacology: No
    Agriculture: Yes
    Land Restoration: No
    Urban Environments: No

Education Programmes

  • Visitor/Education Centre: Yes
    Education Signs in Garden: No
    Public Lectures/Talks: Yes
    Education Booklets/Leaflets: Yes
    Guided Tours: Yes
    Permanent Public Displays: Yes
    Special Exhibitions: Yes
    Courses for School Children: No
    Courses for University/College Students: No
    Courses for General Public: No
    Education Programme: Yes