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Ghent University Botanic Garden
Belgium - Ghent
Institution Code: GENT
International Agenda Registration: N
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
BGCI / Ghent University Botanic Garden collaboration
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.
Red Listing Hydrangeas
BGCI is working with the University of Ghent Botanical Garden on an exciting project to produce a Red List of the Hydrangea family. This builds on extensive research by the University
21 March 2012