Jardín Botánico de Popayán

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Colombia - Cauca - Popayán

Institution Code: POPA

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Jardín Botánico de Popayán
Km. 8 vía al Sur, vereda Los Robles
Cauca 190001 Colombia

Telephone: 57 (2) 8320225
Primary Email: jardinbotanico@fup.edu.co

Staff Details

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

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: Yes
    Status: Educational: Yes
    Status: Municipal: Yes
    Status: Satellite: No
  • Date founded: 1999
  • Physical Data
  • Natural Vegetation Area: Yes
    Natural vegetation area: Size: 9 Hectares
  • Landscaped Area: Yes
    Landscaped Area: Size: 1 Hectares
  • Total Area: 9 Hectares
    Latitude: 2.391306
    Longitude: 76.656917
    Annual Rainfall: 3 mm
    Altitude: 1850.00 Metres
  • Locality: Information
  • Locality: Garden Name: Jardín Botánico de Popayán
  • Local Address: Km. 8 vía al Sur, vereda Los Robles
  • Locality: City: Timbio
  • Locality: State: Cauca

Features and Facilities

  • Herbarium: Yes
    Arboretum: Yes
    Arboretum Size: 1
  • Micropropagation/ Tissue Culture Facilities: No
    Seed Bank: No
    Published Plant Catalogue: No
    Computer Plant Record System: No
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: No
    Retail Outlet: Shop: No
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: No
    Disabled access: No

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Trees, shrubs and herbaceous perennials, medicinal plants, ornamentals. Native plants. Zingiberaceae, Heliconia, Melastomataceae, Araceae, palms, bamboos, Passiflora, Orchidaceae.

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes