Gothenburg Botanical Garden

Original name(s)

  • Göteborgs Botaniska Trädgård (sv - Swedish)
Institution Address

Carl Skottsbergs Gata 22A
SE-413 19 Göteborg

Main areas of taxonomic expertise

  • Colchicum, Corydalis, Dicentra, Dionysia, Araceae
  • Trees and shrubs especially from Asia
  • South African Asteraceae
  • Scandinavian flora
  • Orchidaceae

Type of organisation

Institution Address

Carl Skottsbergs Gata 22A
SE-413 19 Göteborg

Director Representative

Prof.Mari Källersjö

Contact /

Structure Chart

Governing & Executive bodies





General Description

  • Biodiversity in the New World
  • Geophytes such as Colchicum, Dicentra, Corydalis
  • Garden Therapy and Outdoor teaching

Research Fields

  • Anthropology / Physical anthropology (46.20.00)

Research Initiative

Activities and outreach with Universities

Yes. Various courses and fieldtrips in Botany, courses in environmental science. Supervision and examination of Ph-D students.


Activities and outreach with other public

Collaboration with the city of Gothenburg and County administration Board



Eva-Lena Larsson
+46-707 38087

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