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Ben Gurion University of the Negev

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Israel - Beer Sheva

Institution Code: BEERS

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Ben Gurion University of the Negev
Institute of Applied Research, P.O. Box 1025, 84110 BEER SHEVA, Israel.
Beer Sheva

Telephone: (57) 78382
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Prof. Hain Forgaes
    Curator's Name: Dr.Dor Pasternak
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Other
  • Date founded: 1958
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 31.2503
    Longitude: 34.7980
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Chenopodiaceae, especially Atriplex (+10 spp.), also Allium, Pistacia, Calatropis, Capparis, Casuarina, Liliaceae, Acacia (10 spp.), Cassiam Eucalyptus (6 spp.), Melaleuca (9 spp.), Oenothera, Simmondsia, Parthenium

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes