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Orto Botanico dell'Università di Bari

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Orto Botanico dell'Università di Bari

Coordinates: 41°06′27″N 16°52′59″E / 41.10759°N 16.883073°E / 41.10759; 16.883073 The Orto Botanico dell'Università di Bari (10,000 m²), also known as the Orto Botanico di Bari and Hortus Botanicus Barensis, is a botanical garden operated by the University of Bari, and located at via Orabona 4 I-70126 Bari, Apulia, Italy. It is open Monday through Friday mornings.

The garden was established in 1955, opened in 1960, and in 1964 doubled in size. The garden also contains a greenhouse (145 m²), and a herbarium with about 40,000 specimens. Today the garden collections include:

  • Pugliesi plants - regional plants including Campanula garganica, Cistus clusii, and Viola graeca.

See also


  • Hortus Botanicus Barensis (Italian)
  • Horti description (Italian)
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