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Jardín Botánico Nacional Simón Bolívar - seed bank

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Costa Rica - San José

Institution Code:

International Agenda Registration: Yes

BGCI Member: Yes

Main Address:
Jardín Botánico Nacional Simón Bolívar - seed bank
Calle 13
San José
1000 Costa Rica

Telephone: (506) 22336701
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Yolanda Matamoros
    Curator's Name: Fernando Cabezas
    Plant Records Officer's Name: Jorge Rodríguez

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: State: Yes
    Status: Educational: Yes
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 9.9386739
    Longitude: -84.074436
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Arboretum: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes

Plant Collections

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes