Highlights:
  • 'Let's Explore Our Plant Diversity for Present and Future'

Plant Genetic Resources Section

Plant Genetic Resources Section

PGR is one of the important sections of NHPL. Which aims to consume important plant species of Nepal. It is based on Ex-situ' and 'In-situ' conservation of rare, threatened and important plant species occurring within the country, currently it house over 3,000 living plants of about 1,000 species in its green house, shade house and arboretum. Specific objective of the section are.

Objectives

  • Collection and conservation of rare, threatened and important plants species of Nepal
  • Maintanceae and propagation of Conserved plants trough cuttings, seed germination and other propagules
  • 'Ex-situ' and 'In-situ' conservation of those plants species which are threatened due to natural or anthropogenic causes, that ensures their future survival
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