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Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens

Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens

Queens Domain
Map of location

Ph: 03 - 6236 3050
Fax: 03 - 6236 3051
Web /site:

Authority: Tasmanian State Government
Established: 1818
Area: 13.5 ha
Location: Queens Domain, Hobart
Entry Fees: None, donations requested for entry to Subantarctic Plant House, Botanical Discovery Centre and Conservatory
Open: Daily Apr & Sept 8-5.30. Oct-Mar 8 to 6.30. May-Aug 8 to 5
Number of Paid Staff: 30 - 50
Number of Volunteers: 50 - 100
Planting Records: computer
% of Plants Labelled: 70%
% Native Aust Plants: 70%
Threatened Plant Prog: native
% of collection vouchered: 10-20%
Vouchers held at: Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens Resource Centre
Public Access Herbarium: no
Special Collections: Conifers, Epacrids, Japanese and Chinese gardens
Indoor Exhibition Space: yes
Plant material available
For Public Sale: Yes through Friends & Easy Access Garden
Exchange with other Gardens: Tasmanian seeds and plants
To Research Institutions: seeds and plants
Friends: Friends of the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens
Friend’s Address: PO Box 139 North Hobart 7002
Friend's Telephone: 03 - 6236 3052
Friend’s Web Site: -

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