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Lesotho National Botanical Garden

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Lesotho - Maseru

Institution Code: LESOTH

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Lesotho National Botanical Garden
c/o Mr H. Lehana, Department of Planning, Maseru City Council, Lesotho

Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name:
    Curator's Name:
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded: 1995
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: -29.2976
    Longitude: 27.4854

Features and Facilities

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Approximately 90 % of the collection in the garden are of indigenous plants. The Garden has access to a seed bank through the National Plant Genetic Resources Centre in Maseru. 30 families are listed by the Southern African Botanical Gardens Needs Assessm

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes