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Therapeutic Horticulture Program at Wilmot Gardens Featured in UF College of Medicine Insider

Published: Jul 4th, 2014

The UF College of Medicine Insider highlights Wilmot Gardens’ efforts to connect patients with nature through therapeutic horticulture as well as the gardens’ research endeavors in an article by Christine […]

Gainesville Sun Chronicles Dr. Tisher’s Efforts to Restore Wilmot Gardens

Published: May 13th, 2013

A Gainesville Sun feature story, “Doctor leads effort to bring memorial garden back to life,” profiles Dr. C. Craig Tisher’s restoration and enhancement efforts on behalf of historic Wilmot Gardens. […]

4-H Volunteers at Wilmot Gardens Featured in Gainesville Sun Article

Published: Aug 2nd, 2012

As part of the annual Florida 4-H Congress in August 2012, about 35 teen volunteers assisted in restoration efforts at Wilmot Gardens, according to a recent Gainesville Sun article. Read […]

Wilmot Gardens Garners 2012 Entryway & Public Open Spaces Award from City Beautification Board

Published: Nov 28th, 2007

On April 25, Wilmot Gardens was recognized by the City Beautification Board of Gainesville, Fla., with an Entryway & Public Open Spaces Award. Read the entry on the gardens on […]

The Gainesville Sun Highlights Wilmot Gardens’ Restoration Plan

Published: Nov 27th, 2007

Gainesville Sun staff writer Diane Chun brings attention to the marked progress in Dr. C. Craig Tisher’s crusade to restore Wilmot Gardens, a neglected section of the University of Florida […]

Vision for Restoring Wilmot Gardens Garners Local Media Attention

Published: Nov 28th, 2006

In “Healing the wounds left on campus land,” Diane Chun writes about the vision of Dr. C. Craig Tisher for transforming Wilmot Gardens in its neglected state into a place […]