Foxhill Arboretum

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Address and contact details
Frodsham, Cheshire, WA6 6AB
Tel: 1928739189
Fax: 1928739189
Latitude: 53° 17' 21" N
Longitude: 2° 43' 34" W
Background to the collection
Ownership:Pilkington Trust
Mr Ray Williams
Pilkington Trust
Contact person: Mr Ray Williams
Total Staff:2
Physical environment
Total area:14.1 ha
Plant collection
Geographical area(s) of specialisation:
Southern South America, Spain, Eastern Asia, Taiwan
Special families within the collections:
Pinaceae, Aceraceae
Special genera within the collections:
Podocarpus, Prumnopitys, Acer, Abies, Pinus
Special collections:
Conifer, ICCP – 18 Genera, 32 Species, 34 Taxa, 251 Plants.
Chilean plants, ICCP – 19 Genera, 24 Species, 24 Taxa, 128 Plants.
Record Keeping:Records kept
Plant-collecting trips:No
Facilities on site
Research facilities:No
Teaching and Education:No
Interpretation:Signs, guided trails
Friends Organisation:No
Visitor facilities:Plant shop
Access to the collections
Public access:Admission charge
Visitors per year:1,000
Public opening hours:Mon-Sun: 10am-5pm
Location map

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