What’s New?

Commencement & Reunion Exhibition
A live display in the Physiology House of some of the plants that are featured in the gallery exhibition, Plants of Pompeii: Ancient and Modern Medicinal Plants. Come and immerse yourself in the scents and greenery of botanical Pompeii.

Monday, May 1, 2017 to Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Common hollyhock

Botanical illustrations created by Victoria I and Lillian Nicholson portray medicinal plants identified in the excavations of Pompeii. Come explore the varied ways both ancient Romans and modern Pompeians have used these plants.

Saturday, April 1, 2017 to Friday, December 15, 2017
2016 student hybrid mum contest winner flower picture

This year's winner is Elizabeth (Lizzie) Pendlebury '18 with hybrid #15! Lizzie has been a Botanic Garden greenhouse volunteer from 2014 - 2016 and summer intern in 2015. She will be inducted into the Mum Show Hall of Fame, congratulations Lizzie!

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

The Botanic Garden is proud to unveil a new 60-foot mural, consisting of eight panels depicting great moments in plant evolution.