Botanical Gardens:

Name:The Manitoba Museum
Description:The Museum's Natural History collections are developed and maintained as a 'specimen library' of plants, animals, fossils, rocks and minerals for the province. The botany collection comprises about 40,000 plant specimens. The Museum's herbarium is the second largest in Manitoba. Of the approximately 1,600 species of vascular plants occurring in the province, about 1,400 are represented in the botany collections. The wood collection, some 2,200 specimens from around the world, is one of the largest in Canada. The Museum also has small seed, cone and fruit collections.
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Contact info:Diana Bizeki-Robson, Curator of Botany Tel.: 204 988 0653

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Last update on 2008-04-02 22:54:05

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