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National Arboretum

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United Kingdom - Castlewellan

Institution Code: CFP

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

About the National Arboretum

Herbarium - held in conjunction with BEL.

Taxa - 3,000 accessions, 4,000 plants.

Main Address:
National Arboretum
Castelwellan Forest Park Castlewellan Co. Down BT31 9BU Northern Ireland UK
United Kingdom

Primary Email:

Staff Details

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About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Physical Data
  • Total Area: 40 Hectares
    Latitude: 54.265193
    Longitude: -5.95022
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Herbarium: Yes
    Herbarium: Number of Specimens: 200
  • Number of Visitors: 45000

Plant Collections

  • Cultivation Taxa Num: 1750
  • Special Collections:Cupressaceae, Podocarpaceae, Pinaceae, Liliaceae, Eucryphiaceae, Malvaceae, Myrtaceae, Aceraceae, Winteraceae, Compositae, Pittosporaceae, Araliaceae, Theaceae, Taxodiaceae, Escalloniaceae, Rosaceae, Ericaceae, Tropaeolaceae, Epicridaceae, Fagaceae. Cupre

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