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Thwaite Gardens, University of Hull Botanic & Experimental Garden

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United Kingdom - Hull

Institution Code: HLU

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Thwaite Gardens, University of Hull Botanic & Experimental Garden
57, Thwaite Street, Cottingham, N. Humberside HU16 4QX, U.K.
United Kingdom

Telephone: 01482 843304
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Professor J. Friend
    Curator's Name: K.A.Braithwaite
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded: 1948
  • Physical Data
  • Total Area: 6 Hectares
    Latitude: 53.77884
    Longitude: -0.403426
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres
    Total area of glasshouses: 800 Metres

Features and Facilities

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Economic plants, Northern Europe, British and European ferns.

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

  • Education: Yes

Education Programmes