Forest Research Institute Malaysia

Search again Edit this page
Malaysia - Selangor - Kepong

Institution Code: KEP

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: Yes

Main Address:
Forest Research Institute Malaysia
Selangor 52109 Malaysia

Telephone: 60 3 62797218
Fax: 60 3 62731041
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Dr Abdul Razak Mohd Ali
    Curator's Name: Dr Saw Leng Guan
    Plant Records Officer's Name: Sam Yen Yen
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 2
    Educational Staff Number: 1
    Research Staff Number: 40
    Administration Staff Number:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Other
  • Date founded: 1926
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 3.1876
    Longitude: 101.5723
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Woody families of S.E. Asia, especially Dipterocarpaceae, bamboo and palms.Maintains a seed bank with medium-term storage capacity, containing 210 accessions, representing 111 species (1994 figures).

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes