Royal Roads University Botanical Gardens

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Canada - British Columbia - Victoria

Institution Code:

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Royal Roads University Botanical Gardens
2005 Sooke Road
British Columbia V9B 5Y2 Canada

Telephone: (250) 391-2511
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: David Rutherford, Manager, Grounds & Gardens
    Curator's Name: Barrie Agar, Head Gardener
    Plant Records Officer's Name:
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 14
    Educational Staff Number:
    Research Staff Number:
    Administration Staff Number:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Educational: Yes
  • Date founded: 1908
  • Physical Data
  • Natural Vegetation Area: Yes
    Natural vegetation area: Size: 189 Hectares
  • Landscaped Area: Yes
    Landscaped Area: Size: 20 Hectares
  • Total Area: 246 Hectares
    Latitude: 48.439643
    Longitude: -123.477595
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Computer Plant Record System: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Shop: Yes

Plant Collections

  • Invasive Species Monitoring: Yes

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes