Botanical Gardens and Arboreta Institutions in the Best of the Web Directory

Botanical Gardens and Arboreta Institutions

Alaska Botanical Garden

Research, preservation, recreation, and education facility dedicated to enhancing the beauty and value of plant material.

Alta Vista Gardens

Botanical gardens as a venue for plant education, nature appreciation, and art. Vista, California.

Arboretum de Villardebelle

Facility dedicated to plant species conservation, scientific plant studies, and aesthetic and educational purposes. Villardebelle, France.

The Arboretum of Los Angeles County

Details on visitor admission, location, plant collections, rentals, events, and volunteer opportunities.

Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University

Site provides information on plants, programs, educational resources, and visitor help.

Australian National Botanic Gardens

Australian Government administered facility maintains a scientific collection of native plants from all parts of Australia. Serves as a recreational and educational destination.

Bartlett Arboretum and Gardens

Presents visitor information, news, calendar of events, and program and contact details.

Belize Botanic Gardens

Information on garden attractions, projects, and support. With an interactive map.

Bellingrath Gardens and Home

Description of the garden with news, contacts, and information on membership, events, and visiting.

Bickelhaupt Arboretum

A fourteen acre outdoor museum of select, labeled trees, shrubs, ground-covers, perennials, and annual flowers in Clinton, Iowa.

Birmingham Botanical Gardens

Overview of the gardens with news, a virtual tour section, and information on upcoming events.

Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem

Overview of the garden and museum with news, press releases, and links to related pages.

Botanical Garden of the Ozarks

Features nine themed gardens that serve as places for research and education.

Botanical Garden of Vilnius University

Serves as a research platform for the introduction and investigation of ornamental herbaceous and ligneous plants, mutagenecity, and micropropagation in vitro.

The Brenton Arboretum

Overview of the arboretum, location map, newsletters, contacts, photo gallery, and information on classes and events.

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Fifty-two-acre living museum operating as a facility for gardening, education, and research.

Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens

Information on garden history, staff, visiting, classes and tours, events, and rentals. With news and a photo gallery.

Chicago Botanic Garden

General information, plant listings, educational resources, scientific programs, and more.

Connecticut College Arboretum

Site provides information on the plant collections maintained, arboretum programs, staff, and location. With maps.

Cylburn Arboretum

Nature and city park in the city of Baltimore, Maryland. Site provides information on events, visiting, grounds, and administration.

Dallas Arboretum

Visitor and member information, educational programs, and related resources.

The Darwin Project

Site dedicated to the construction of Boston's Botanical Garden. Presents announcements, program and design information, photos, and learning links.

David Douglas Botanical Garden Society

Develops and maintains a botanical garden in cooperation with the University of Northern British Columbia. Also aims to provide horticultural and arboricultural education to the public and advance the knowledge of horticulture and arboriculture.

The Dawes Arboretum

Public garden with over 1,700 acres of plant collections, natural areas, and gardens.

Desert Botanical Garden

Exhibition and growing space for flora typically seen thriving in the arid parts of the world.

Devonian Botanic Garden

University of Alberta facility serving as a venue for botanical education and research. Site provides information on programs, services, and events.

Dothan Area Botanical Gardens

Presents a visitor guide, an events calendar, photos, and information on garden features and rentals. Dothan, Alabama.

Dubuque Arboretum and Botanical Gardens

Volunteer-staffed American arboretum and botanical garden. Homepage presents pictures and information on services and events.

Dutch Botanic Garden Collections Foundation

Information on garden locations, collections, projects, and protocols. With contact details and links to related pages.

Eden Project

Information for visitors and schools, online shop and scientific information.

Fullerton Arboretum

Located on 26 acres of California State University land at the north end of the campus. Includes its history, virtual tours, programs, membership, volunteer opportunities, and visitor's guide.

Houston Arboretum and Nature Center

Overview of the arboretum with information on education, conservation, membership, volunteers, and facility rentals.

JC Raulston Arboretum

Horticultural facility showcasing an extensive collection of ornamental flora adapted for landscape use in the Southeast (United States).

Lubbock Memorial Arboretum

Educational living laboratory, recreational venue, and exhibit of Lubbock's best trees, shrubs, vines, and ornamental flora.

Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum

University of Michigan facility dedicated to caring for natural heritage, sharing knowledge, and promoting botanical learning.

Missouri Botanical Garden

Offers 79 acres of plant displays, including the Chinese, Japanese, English Woodland Garden, and the Victorian District. Find visitor's guide, membership, and calendar of events.

Morgan Arboretum

Homepage features a virtual tour of the arboretum, presents news and publications, and provides information on events and the flora maintained.

Naples Botanical Garden

Presents information on visiting, volunteer opportunities, and support. With a calendar of events.

National Botanic Garden of Belgium

National park, botanical preserve, and research center dedicated to the continued conservation of biodiversity.

National Tropical Botanical Garden

Research, education, and conservation center focusing on tropical plant diversity.

New York Botanical Garden

Garden visitor information, weekly events, family activities, membership details, and directions.

Planting Fields Arboretum

A former Gold Coast estate, the arboretum is comprised of over 409 acres of greenhouses, rolling lawns, formal gardens, woodland paths, and outstanding plant collections.

Quad City Botanical Center

Gardeners' destination located next to the Mississippi River in downtown Rock Island, Illinois.

Quarryhill Botanical Garden

Asian woodland in the Valley of the Moon on the rolling hills above Glen Ellen, California.

Radboud University Botanical and Experimental Garden

Extensive off-site collection of non-tuberous Solanaceae species in The Netherlands.

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden

Features plants native to California on 86 acre preserve. Includes visitor's guide, the collections, research projects, publications, e-newsletter, garden shop, directions and map.

Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne

Describes the gardens and providing information on visiting, science, horticulture, educations, whats on, water conservation and location.

Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens

Description of the gardens with information on attractions, sponsors, supporters, and services.

San Antonio Botanical Gardens

Provides information on garden events, membership, visiting, and rentals. With a garden map and driving directions.

Shangri La

Botanical gardens and nature center offering a display of the world's diversity of plants.

Soekershof Walkabout

Mazes and botanical gardens located in Klaas Voogds West between Robertson and Ashton inSouth Africa’s Western Cape.

Starhill Forest Arboretum

Official arboretum of Illinois College in Petersburg. Includes information about the collection, photos, visitor's guide, and membership.

The State Botanical Garden of Georgia

Provides a wide variety of plant collections and natural areas situated on over 300 acres in Athens. Includes virtual tour, educational programs, events, membership form, and volunteer opportunities.

Summerland Ornamental Gardens

Features a virtual garden tour, posts newsletters, and provides visitor information and contacts.

Tofino Botanical Gardens

Garden and field station operated by the Tofino Botanical Gardens Foundation in Canada. Aims to facilitate the exploration of the relationship between nature and culture.

Tofino Botanical Gardens Foundation

Presents garden news, a photo gallery, and information on programs and events, research, workshops, and field trips.

UBC Botanical Garden and Centre for Plant Research

Canadian center for botanical research, education, and conservation. Site provides information on hours of operation, admission fees, events, and plant collections.

University of California Berkeley Botanical Garden

Information on events and programs, education, history, newsletters, membership, research, volunteers, and more.

University of Oxford Botanic Garden

Virtual tour, garden and arboretum overview, news, job opportunity postings, and information on programs and events.

University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum

Living historic research and education facility focusing on ecological restoration.

US National Arboretum

Overview, events and education programs, specialty gardens and horticultural practices.

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