Jardin Botanique Alpin de la Jaÿsinia

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France - Samoëns

Institution Code: JAY

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Jardin Botanique Alpin de la Jaÿsinia
74340 France

Telephone: 0450344986
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Eric Joly
    Curator's Name: Frédéric Achille
    Plant Records Officer's Name: Roseline Grouard
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 1
    Educational Staff Number:
    Research Staff Number: 1
    Administration Staff Number: 1

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: No
    Status: State: Yes
    Status: Educational: No
    Status: Municipal: No
    Status: Satellite: No
    Status: Trust: No
  • Date founded: 1906
  • Physical Data
  • Natural Vegetation Area: Yes
    Natural vegetation area: Size: 3 Hectares
  • Total Area: 4 Hectares
    Latitude: 46.0759
    Longitude: 6.7553
    Annual Rainfall: 1600 mm
    Altitude: 780.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Herbarium: Yes
    Herbarium: Number of Specimens: 40000
    Arboretum: No
  • Micropropagation/ Tissue Culture Facilities: No
    Seed Bank: Yes
    Published Plant Catalogue: Yes
    Computer Plant Record System: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: No
    Retail Outlet: Shop: No
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: No
  • Number of Visitors: 70000

Plant Collections

  • Accession Number: 4996
    Cultivation Taxa Num: 2595
  • Special Collections:Plants of northern hemisphere

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes