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Orto Botanico dell'Universita di Pisa

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Italy - Toscana - Pisa

Institution Code: PI

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: Yes

Main Address:
Orto Botanico dell'Universita di Pisa
Via Luca Ghini, 13
Toscana 56126 Italy

Telephone: +39 050 2211310
Fax: +39 050 2211309
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Prof. Lorenzo Peruzzi
    Curator's Name: Dott. Giuseppe Pistolesi
    Plant Records Officer's Name: Dott. Giuseppe Pistolesi

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: No
    Status: State: Yes
    Status: Educational: Yes
    Status: Municipal: No
    Status: Satellite: No
  • Date founded: 1543
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 43.720146
    Longitude: 10.396170
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Herbarium: Yes
    Herbarium: Number of Specimens: 300000
    Arboretum: Yes
  • Seed Bank: Yes
    Published Plant Catalogue: No
    Computer Plant Record System: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: No
    Retail Outlet: Shop: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: Yes
    Disabled access: Yes
  • Number of Visitors: 25000

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Alpine plants, succulents, tropical and subtropical, wild orchids, saeges, bulbs

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes