Bicton Park Botanical Gardens

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United Kingdom - Devon

Institution Code: BICT

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: Yes

Main Address:
Bicton Park Botanical Gardens
East Budleigh Budleigh Salterton Devon EX9 7BJ,UK
United Kingdom

Telephone: +44 (0)1395 568465
Fax: +44 (0)1395 568 374
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Simon Lister
    Curator's Name: Neville Evans
    Plant Records Officer's Name:
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 3
    Educational Staff Number: 1
    Research Staff Number:
    Administration Staff Number:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded: 1735
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 50.67211
    Longitude: -3.317751
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Arboretum: Yes
  • Published Plant Catalogue: Yes
    Computer Plant Record System: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Shop: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: Yes
    Disabled access: Yes

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:A diverse and historical collection of plants from exotics to conifers. The gardens main area of conservation is with conifers and exotics.
  • Invasive Species Monitoring: Yes
    Plant Collection Policy: Yes

Conservation Programmes

  • Ex Situ Conservation Programme: Yes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes

  • Education Signs in Garden: Yes
    Education Booklets/Leaflets: Yes
    Guided Tours: Yes
    Education Programme: Yes