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Core Arboretum

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United States of America - West Virginia - Morgantown

Institution Code: WVA

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Core Arboretum
Department of Biology, West Virginia University
P.O. Box 6057
West Virginia 26506-6057 United States of America

Telephone: (304) 293-5201 x 31547
Fax: (304) 293-6363
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Jonathan R. Weems, Arboretum Specialist
    Curator's Name: Jonathan Weems
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: State: Yes
    Status: Educational: Yes
  • Physical Data
  • Natural Vegetation Area: Yes
  • Total Area: 37 Hectares
    Latitude: 39.6425700
    Longitude: -79.9699100
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Arboretum: Yes
    Arboretum Size: 37
  • Open to public: Yes

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Wild flowers, shrubs and trees native to West Virginia.

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes