Jardin alpin "La Thomasia"

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Switzerland - LAUSANNE

Institution Code: LAU

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Jardin alpin "La Thomasia"
Jardin Botanique de l'Universite
Avenue de Cours 14bis,
CH-1007 Switzerland

Telephone: +4124 498 13 32
URL: www.botanique.vd.ch
Primary Email: jardinpontdenant@hotmail.com

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Dr. François Felber
    Curator's Name:
    Plant Records Officer's Name: François Bonnet
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 1
    Educational Staff Number:
    Research Staff Number:
    Administration Staff Number:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: State: Yes
    Status: Satellite: Yes
  • Physical Data
  • Total Area: 1 Hectares
    Latitude: 46.2500
    Longitude: 7.1000
    Annual Rainfall: 1800 mm
    Altitude: 1260.00 Metres
  • Locality: Information
  • Locality: Garden Name: La Thomasia
  • Local Address: Jardin alpin de Pont de Nant
  • Locality: City: CH-1888 Les Plans-sur-Bex
  • Locality: State: Vaud

Features and Facilities

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

Plant Collections

  • Cultivation Taxa Num: 2000
  • Special Collections:Mountain flora from the Alps, Pyrenees, Balkans and other alpine regions of the world. A collection of sub-alpine trees.

Conservation Programmes

  • Ex Situ Conservation Programme: Yes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes

  • Education Booklets/Leaflets: Yes
    Guided Tours: Yes
    Courses for School Children: Yes