BGCI Institution Members
Join BGCI today and become part of the world's largest network for plant conservation.
BGCI members come in all shapes and sizes, and are united by their work to conserve plants for people and the planet. If your institution is engaged in programs to study plants, propagate plants, conserve plants in collections or the wild, or educate visitors about plants and their value, then we invite you to join BGCI.
Members receive a range of benefits including:
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All BGCI membership packages offer the same range of benefits. Annual membership fees are based on your institution's budget:
*Please note that this level of membership is normally reserved for institutions in developing regions of the world.
For gardens able to provide additional support for global plant conservation, BGCI gratefully acknowledges gardens that join as a Patron Institution.
If you would like further information on institution membership , including a formal fee invoice in £’s sterling, US Dollars or Euros, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call Catherine Thums on +44 (0)20 8332 5940.
If you are looking for individual membership, please go here.
BGCI is a membership organisation. At present we have over 700 members in 118 countries. You can join us in our global efforts to ensure plants are protected from the many threats facing them today, by joining BGCI.
Working Together for the World's Plants
BGCI is the world's largest network for the protection of plant diversity. Our mission is "to mobilise botanic gardens and engage partners in securing plant diversity for the well-being of people and the planet".
The Darwin Technical Manual
Everything you could want to know about starting and running a botanic garden is contained in this unique resource. Written in collaboration with 87 people from 22 countries, it is available in French, Spanish and English. New BGCI Members are given the Manual along with lots of other key resources.