Nanshan Botanical Garden

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About the Nanshan Botanical Garden

Nanshan Botanical Garden in Chongqing, built in 1959 on the basis of Nanshan Park, converted from 1998 by the Chongqing Municipal People's Government. The Botanical Garden is a collection of low mountain subtropical plant germplasm resources. Botanical Gardens in the center for plant preservation, collection, cultivation, collection of garden art, landscape, scientific research, and unique low mountain area.

Nanshan Botanical Garden is located in Nanshan District of Chongqing City, South Bank, across the Yangtze River in Chongqing city, convenient transportation, 15 kilometers from the city center, is one of the few cities in the outskirts of the national scenic area, rich in fresh air and pleasant, Chongqing is the "green barrier". The elevation of 420m-680.5m, east to west 5000m, north to south 3500m, the planning control area of ​​15 square kilometers, the actual area of ​​551 hectares.

Nanshan Botanical Garden has a rose garden, orchid garden, plum, mountain tea gardens, bonsai garden, landscape garden center, big garden and a tree view Golden Eagle Park; large-scale exhibition of greenhouse on 1 October 2009 was officially opened; in construction projects a multi-service centers and large parking lot; recently proposed projects for the azalea garden, landscape core shape.

Nanshan Botanical Garden features more comprehensive to meet the needs of different target groups, set up in the park visitor center, equipped with science education, clinic, photography points, restaurants, hotels, kiosks, restaurants, cafes, bar, IC card phone and other service facilities. Also held regularly Camellia Show, plum blossom festival, the Cherry Blossom Festival and Autumn Flower Show and other large tours Gui; the Landscape science education, lectures, energy conservation, environmental protection, mass interaction, various types of garden and art performances and other rich cultural activities.

Main Address:
Nanshan Botanical Garden
101 Botanical Garden Road
Nan‘an District
Chongqing 400065 China

Telephone: +86 236-247-9135
Fax: +86 236-247-9564
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: -
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    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: No
    Status: State: Yes
    Status: Educational: No
    Status: Municipal: Yes
    Status: Trust: Yes
  • Date founded: 1959
  • Physical Data
  • Total Area: 551 Hectares
    Latitude: 29.55525
    Longitude: 106.63111
    Altitude: 420.00 Metres
  • Locality: Information
  • Locality: Garden Name: 重庆南山植物园
  • Local Address: 重庆市南岸区南山公园路101号
  • Locality: City: 重庆市
  • Locality: State: 重庆市南岸区

Features and Facilities

  • Published Plant Catalogue: Yes
    Computer Plant Record System: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: Yes
    Disabled access: Yes

Plant Collections

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes