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UPT Balai Konservasi Tumbuhan Kebun Raya "Eka Karya" Bali - LIPI

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Indonesia - Bali - Tabanan

Institution Code: BO(B)

International Agenda Registration: Yes

BGCI Member: No

About the UPT Balai Konservasi Tumbuhan Kebun Raya "Eka Karya" Bali - LIPI

Bali Botanic Garden was originally established as a collection of species of conifer (non-flowering seed plants, or Gymnosperms) from throughout the world, and as a place for recreation. It was also equipped for scientific, cultural and technical activities.
The four main functions of Bali Botanic Garden are: exploration, inventory and research; conservation; recreation; and education. The institution offers a number of scientific services and facilities in support of plant research and conservation, including herbarium, seed bank, library, glasshouses, nursery, and plant database

Main Address:
UPT Balai Konservasi Tumbuhan Kebun Raya "Eka Karya" Bali - LIPI
Candikuning, Baturiti, Tabanan, Bali
Bali 82191 Indonesia

Telephone: +62 368 2033211, +62 368 2033170
Fax: +62 368 2033171
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: I Nyoman Lugrayasa
    Curator's Name:
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: No
    Status: State: Yes
    Status: Educational: Yes
    Status: Municipal: No
    Status: Satellite: No
    Status: Trust: Yes
  • Date founded: 1959
  • Physical Data
  • Natural Vegetation Area: No
  • Landscaped Area: Yes
    Landscaped Area: Size: 158 Hectares
  • Total Area: 158 Hectares
    Latitude: -8.4545
    Longitude: 115.0749
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres
  • Locality: Information
  • Locality: Garden Name: Kebun Raya Bedugul
  • Local Address: Bedugul
  • Locality: City: Tabanan
  • Locality: State: Bali

Features and Facilities

  • Herbarium: Yes
    Herbarium: Number of Specimens: 12000
    Arboretum: No
  • Micropropagation/ Tissue Culture Facilities: Yes
    Seed Bank: Yes
    Published Plant Catalogue: Yes
    Computer Plant Record System: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: No
    Retail Outlet: Shop: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: Yes
    Disabled access: No
  • Number of Visitors: 400000

Plant Collections

  • Accession Number: 2300
    Cultivation Taxa Num: 78
  • Special Collections:More than 2000 species of plants are preserved at Bali Botanic Garden, represent plants from montane areas of the eastern Indonesia: Bali, Nusa Tenggara, Sulawesi, Maluku and Papua. New plants are acquired from commercial nurseries, arboreta, botanic gardens, plant breeding programs and collecting expeditions. Because of its unique site incorporating landscape gardens, native habitat areas, the Garden is able to curate terrestrial and aquatic plants found in similar habitats.

    Seeds and plants are accepted only if their provenance is known and documented and only if they have been collected and imported legally. Plants that have the potential for invasiveness, genetic pollution or introducing pests or diseases are carefully screened or evaluated before acceptance.

    In addition to the general collections, specialized collections offer depth and breadth within 8 selected themes or families. These specialized collections include: Ferns, Orchids, Cactus, Begonia, Medicinal plants, Ceremonial plants, Roses and Aquatic plants. Specialty collections are important nationally because of their scope.
  • Invasive Species Monitoring: Yes
    Invasive Species Policy: No
    ABS Policy: Yes
    Plant Collection Policy: Yes

Conservation Programmes

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

Research Programmes

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

Education Programmes

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