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Kharkiv National Pedagogical University Botanic Garden

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Ukraine - Kharkiv oblast - Kharkiv

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About the Kharkiv National Pedagogical University Botanic Garden

Our Botanical garden, as a division of the University, was founded in 2006. For the existence of the garden has a collection of woody flora 554 taxon, herbaceous plants - 678 taxa and over 1000 of tropical and subtropical plants in greenhouses.

Main Address:
Kharkiv National Pedagogical University Botanic Garden
Kharkiv National Pedagogical University of the H. S. Scovoroda
Valentynivska st., 2
Kharkiv oblast 61168 Ukraine

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Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Evgeniy Malichenko, Garden Director
    Curator's Name:
    Plant Records Officer's Name: Helen Denisova
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 13
    Educational Staff Number:
    Research Staff Number:
    Administration Staff Number: 2

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: No
    Status: Educational: Yes
    Status: Municipal: No
    Status: Satellite: No
  • Date founded: 2006
  • Physical Data
  • Natural Vegetation Area: Yes
    Natural vegetation area: Size: 6 Hectares
  • Landscaped Area: Yes
    Landscaped Area: Size: 5 Hectares
  • Total Area: 11 Hectares
    Latitude: 50.0114
    Longitude: 36.19092
    Annual Rainfall: 525 mm
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres
    Total area of glasshouses: 220 Metres
  • Locality: Information
  • Locality: Garden Name: Ботанический сад Харьковского национального педагогического университета имени Г. С. Сковороды
  • Local Address: ул. Блюхера,2 61168
  • Locality: City: г. Харьков
  • Locality: State:

Features and Facilities

  • Herbarium: No
    Arboretum: Yes
    Arboretum Size: 3
  • Micropropagation/ Tissue Culture Facilities: No
    Seed Bank: Yes
    Published Plant Catalogue: No
    Computer Plant Record System: No
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Shop: No
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: No
  • Number of Visitors: 300
    Number of Volunteers: 10

Plant Collections

  • Accession Number: 1200
    Cultivation Taxa Num: 800
  • Special Collections:At the moment, the collection of over 1,200 taxa open ground (including 555 tree and shrub taxa of flora and 670 taxa of herbaceous plants ) and more than 800 plant taxa greenhouse .
    Currently, the Botanical Garden has a greenhouse, nursery , arboretum ( sirengary , pinetum , a rose garden , a collection of rhododendrons ) , extensive collections of varieties of irises, tulips , daylilies , lilies , peonies

Conservation Programmes

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

Research Programmes

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

Education Programmes

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