To conserve, develop and exhibit our world-renowned Gardens and plant collection
Our plant database
BG-BASE is a database designed to manage information on plant collections. It is used in a wide variety of botanic gardens, arboreta, herbaria, zoos, universities, needing to document their collections as well as to maintain other biological information.
Sir Harold Hillier Gardens uses BG base to record all their plant information and its available for you to explore. Use it to ‘find’ plants in the Gardens and identify where they are planted within the Gardens. You can also see information such as height and planting date.