Forstbotanischer Garten Eberswalde

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Institution Code: EBERF

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

About the Forstbotanischer Garten Eberswalde

The Forest Botanical Garden founded in 1830, is one of the oldest botanical gardens in Europe.

Main Address:
Forstbotanischer Garten Eberswalde
Institut fur Forstwissenschaften
Am Zainhammer 5
16225 Germany - Deutschland

Telephone: 03334/65 562
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Prof. Dr. Harald Schill
    Curator's Name: Dr. K.Jürgen Endtmann
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded: 1945
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 52.8480
    Longitude: 13.8368
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:The Forest Botanical Garden since 1954, takes on international seed exchange part. For this to be compiled every 2 years seed catalogs (INDEX seminars), which include the current supply of garden seeds, as well as ordering options. These catalogs are shipped worldwide to more than 350 botanical gardens. The offer may be inferior to fluctuations, because the seed formation is sometimes not every year. The Forest Botanical Garden itself gets international seed offerings to expand the variety yet.
    Historical collection of wood samples

    The Forest Botanical Garden has a collection of historically grown timber, which was created for demonstration and teaching purposes. The application of place in connection with the founding of the Academy of Forestry and Forest Botanical Garden 1830th To date, the collection has been constantly expanded, so that the stock is estimated at more than 2,000 collectibles. There is considerable handpieces.

    For clarity, the old wood samples (also called logs) processed into blocks of wood or sawn and then fitted with hinges to the viewer a glimpse at all slice planes (tangential, radial and cross section) guarantee.

    Forest trees of the Botanical Garden

    On the grounds of the Forest Botanical Garden are more than 1,200 native and exotic both clans (focus here in North America and East Asia) demonstrates. What are the trees of the garden currently has in stock can be queried for each letter.

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes