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2020 Fall Plant Sale

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2020 Fall Plant Sale

2020 Fall Plant Sale Pre-order Kickoff!

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Wilmot Botanical Gardens added to list of…

On July 2, 2020, WBG received news that it had been selected to be added to the list of the American Camellia Trail Gardens, a project of the…

Dr. Tisher holding American Camellia Trail sign

Volunteer Opportunities at Wilmot Botanical…

We accept volunteers from master gardeners to those with no gardening experience at all. Individual University of Florida student volunteers can join…

Recent articles

Under the Glass: News from the Greenhouse

Thanks to Covid-19, there is not a lot of news to report in terms of the greenhouse or therapeutic horticulture program. While we are anxious to get…

Leah Diehl

Human Health & Plants Research: Study of the…

The therapeutic benefits of gardening on cognition have been suggested in several studies across a range of populations including the elderly and…

Dr. Charles Guy

From the Director’s Desk: Thoughts of a Weed…

Despite the continuing adverse effects of COVID-19 on our routine activities at the Wilmot Botanical Gardens, a great deal has happened since you…

Dr. C. Craig Tisher

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