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Ghent University Botanic Garden
Belgium - Ghent
Institution Code: GENT
BGCI Member: Yes
View of the big pond.
About the Ghent University Botanic Garden
The Ghent University Botanical Garden was established at its present location in 1902. It covers 2.75 ha, 4 000 m² of which are heated and unheated greenhouses, and houses over ten thousand species.
Telephone: 32 (0)9 264 50 73
A future for cacti?
The Ghent University Botanical Garden and Research Group Spermatophytes collaborate with BGCI on several projects to assess the conservation value of ex situ collections. A future for cacti? focuses on three mainly Chilean cactus genera, Copiapoa, Eriosyce and Eulychnia.
21 March 2012