Arboretum National des Barres ( et Fruticetum Vilmorinianum )

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France - Loiret - Nogent-sur-Vernisson

Institution Code: NOGSV

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Arboretum National des Barres ( et Fruticetum Vilmorinianum )
Domaine des Barres
Loiret F-45290 France

Telephone: 33 (0) 2
Fax: 33 (0) 2
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Girard Quentin
    Curator's Name: Nicolas Perrette, Collections Manager
    Plant Records Officer's Name:
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 5
    Educational Staff Number: 2
    Research Staff Number:
    Administration Staff Number: 3

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: No
    Status: State: Yes
  • Date founded: 1873
  • Physical Data
  • Natural Vegetation Area: Yes
    Natural vegetation area: Size: 246 Hectares
  • Landscaped Area: Yes
    Landscaped Area: Size: 35 Hectares
  • Total Area: 281 Hectares
    Latitude: 47.8458
    Longitude: 2.7416
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Herbarium: No
    Arboretum: Yes
    Arboretum Size: 35
  • 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: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: Yes
  • Number of Visitors: 17200

Plant Collections

  • Accession Number: 8700
    Cultivation Taxa Num: 2596
  • Invasive Species Monitoring: No
    Invasive Species Policy: No
    ABS Policy: No
    Plant Collection Policy: No

Conservation Programmes

  • Conservation Programme: No
    Medicinal Plant Programme: No
    Ex Situ Conservation Programme: No
    Reintroduction Programme: No

Research Programmes

  • Biotechnology: No
    Plant Breeding: No
    Conservation - Biology: No
    Conservation - Genetics: No
    Data Management Systems and Information Technology: No
    Ecology: No
    Ecosystem Conservation: No
    Education: No
    Ethnobotany: No
    Exploration: No
    Floristics: No
    Horticulture: No
    Invasive Species Biology and Control: No
    Molecular Genetics: No
    Pollination Biology: No
    Restoration Ecology: No
    Seed/Spore Biology: No
    Systematics and Taxonomy: No
    Sustainability: No
    Pharmacology: No
    Agriculture: No
    Land Restoration: No
    Urban Environments: No

Education Programmes