Welcome to Sultan Qaboos University Herbarium (SQUH), located at Life Science Unit in College of Science.
SQUH is the second largest collection in Oman, housing approximately 6,000 specimens. The collection contains plants native to Oman with few records from neighboring countries such as Bahrain, Egypt and Kuwait. More than 90% of the specimens are accessioned in a computerized database.
The collection serves a diverse array of people to provide information on the plants of Oman in particular and the Arabian Peninsula in general. These include researchers in and out of the university, government agencies, private organization and public.
The sub webpage on the vertical menu allow visitor to explore the resources available at SQUH. We invite you to browse the website and welcome for any suggestion or comments.