Botanischer Garten der Universitat Erlangen - Nurnberg

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Germany - Deutschland - Erlangen

Institution Code: ER

BGCI Member: Yes

Main Address:
Botanischer Garten der Universitat Erlangen - Nurnberg
Loschgestr. 1, D-91054 ERLANGEN, Germany.
Germany - Deutschland

Telephone: 09131/85 2669/2670
Fax: +49 9131 8522746
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Prof. Dr. Norbert Sauer
    Curator's Name: Dr. Walter Welss
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Educational: Yes
    Status: Satellite: Yes
  • Date founded: 1829
  • Physical Data
  • Total Area: 2 Hectares
    Latitude: 49.6032
    Longitude: 11.0304
    Annual Rainfall: 660 mm
    Altitude: 280.00 Metres
  • Additional Locations
  • Satellite Garden Names: Aromagarten

Features and Facilities

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

Plant Collections

  • Cultivation Taxa Num: 8000
  • Special Collections:Flora of Macaronesia, alpine and subalpine plants of Europe, orchid collection, and regional endemic plants.

Conservation Programmes

  • Conservation Programme: Yes
    Reintroduction Programme: Yes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes

  • Public Lectures/Talks: Yes
    Education Booklets/Leaflets: Yes
    Guided Tours: Yes
    Permanent Public Displays: Yes
    Special Exhibitions: Yes
    Courses for University/College Students: Yes