Botanic Gardens Conservation International
BGCI provides a global voice for all botanic gardens, championing and celebrating their inspiring work. We are the world's largest plant conservation network, open to all. Join us in helping to save the world's threatened plants.

Chollipo Arboretum

Search again Edit this page
South Korea - Chungchungnam-do

Institution Code: CHOLL

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Chollipo Arboretum
875 Uihang-ri, Sowon-myeon, Taean-gun
Chungchungnam-do 357-934 South Korea

Telephone: 041-672-9986
Fax: 041-672-9984
URL: http://www.taekids.com
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Yon-Hwan Cho
    Curator's Name: Mun-Young Chung
    Plant Records Officer's Name: Chang-Ho Choi
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 7
    Educational Staff Number: 2
    Research Staff Number: 4
    Administration Staff Number: 20

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: Yes
    Status: State: No
    Status: Educational: Yes
    Status: Municipal: No
  • Date founded: 1979
  • Physical Data
  • Natural Vegetation Area: Yes
    Natural vegetation area: Size: 12 Hectares
  • Total Area: 62 Hectares
    Latitude: 36.0000
    Longitude: 128.0000
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Ornamental woody plants, especially Ilex (over 400 taxa), Actinidia, Magnolia (+190 taxa), Berberis, Stewartia, Lauraceae, conifers, Mahonia, Tilia, aquatics, Lycoris, Narcissus, Cotinus, Rhus, Acanthopanax, Hedera, Asarum, Aster, Senecio, Berberis, Epime

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes