David Welch Winter Gardens


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Address and contact details
Duthie Park, Polmuir Road, Aberdeen, AB11 7TH
Tel: 01224 585310
Fax: 01224 210532
Email: wintergardens@aberdeen.net.uk
Web site: www.aberdeencity.gov.uk
Background to the collection
Year founded:1899
Ownership:Aberdeen City Council
Umbrella organisation:National Council for the Conservation of Plants and Gardens
Personnel
Facility Manager: Alan Findlay
Principal OfficerContact person: Alan Findlay
Total Staff:12
Total Horticultural Staff:10
Policies
Accessions:None at present
Collections:None at present
Physical environment
Altitude:10m
Soil type:Medium loam
Aspect:South
Total area:1ha
Area heated:1 ha
Plant collection
Special genera within the collections:
Aloe NCCPG
Genera 1 accessions 40
Record Keeping:Records kept
manual & computer
Record System:unknown
Plant-collecting trips:No
Facilities on site
Herbarium:No
Library:No
Research facilities:No
Publications:No
Identifications:Yes
Teaching and Education:No
Interpretation:Interpretation Boards
Friends Organisation:No
Visitor facilities:Restaurant, Plant & Gift Shop
Access to the collections
Public opening hours:Mon-Sun: from 9.30am; closing varies throughout the year

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