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Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh (RBGE)
Hosting Legal Entity
Royal Botanical Garden Edinburgh
Inverleith Row, Edinburgh, PO: EH3 5LR (United Kingdom)
20A Inverleith Row, Edinburgh, PO: EH3 5LR (United Kingdom)
Type Of RI
Coordinating Country
United Kingdom
Scientific Description
Scientist and horticulturals at RBGE deliver a wide programme of research and conservation work on plant and fungal diversity in order to conserve plant biodiveristy, provide baseline taxonomic/botanical data as a foundation science and to understand the evolutionary processes that have given rise to the world's botanical diversity.

RI Keywords
Climate change, Plants, Conservation
RI Category
Natural History Collections
Scientific Domain
Earth and Environmental Sciences
ESFRI Domain
Access to Molecular Laboratory Facilities
Access to Research Plant Collections

Available for staff, students and external colleagues to use in this capacity; also provide material for anatomical and cytological study. They provide the raw material for the Garden's research in evolutionary development (Evo-Devo) which draws heavily upon the most modern genomic information and technology, but is entirely dependent upon sources of living tissue for its experiments.

Date of last update: 15/08/2017
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