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Botanischer Garten der Universitat Osnabruck

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Germany - Deutschland - Osnabrueck

Institution Code: OSN

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Botanischer Garten der Universitat Osnabruck
Albrecht Strasse 29
D-43076 Germany - Deutschland

Telephone: +49 541 969 2739
Fax: 49 (0)541 969 2724
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Prof. Dr. Sabine Zachgo, Director
    Curator's Name: PD Dr. Nikolai Friesen, Curator
    Plant Records Officer's Name:
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 15
    Educational Staff Number: 1
    Research Staff Number: 2
    Administration Staff Number: 2

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Educational: Yes
  • Date founded: 1984
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 52.2672
    Longitude: 8.0531
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres
    Total area of glasshouses: 600 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Seed Bank: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: Yes

Plant Collections

  • Cultivation Taxa Num: 8000
  • Special Collections:Brassicaceae, Salicaceae. Maintains a seed bank with long-term storage capacity, containing 14,000 accessions representing 1,750 species (1994 figures).

Conservation Programmes

  • Conservation Programme: Yes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes

  • Courses for University/College Students: Yes
    Courses for General Public: Yes
    Education Programme: Yes