Charles University Botanic Garden (Botanicka zahrada University Karlovy)

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Czech Republic - Prague

Institution Code: PRC

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Charles University Botanic Garden (Botanicka zahrada University Karlovy)
Benatska 2, 128 01 PRAHA 2, Czech Republic.
Czech Republic

Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Unknown
    Curator's Name:
    Plant Records Officer's Name:
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 12
    Educational Staff Number: 3
    Research Staff Number: 2
    Administration Staff Number: 5

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded: 1775
  • Physical Data
  • Total Area: 4 Hectares
    Latitude: 50.0878
    Longitude: 14.4204
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres
    Total area of glasshouses: 2000 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Herbarium: No
    Arboretum: No
  • Micropropagation/ Tissue Culture Facilities: No
    Seed Bank: No
  • Number of Visitors: 120000

Plant Collections

  • Cultivation Taxa Num: 7000
  • Special Collections:Flora of Czechoslovakia, cacti and succulents, orchids

Conservation Programmes

  • Conservation Programme: Yes
    Medicinal Plant Programme: Yes
    Reintroduction Programme: Yes

Research Programmes

  • Education: Yes

Education Programmes