Lockerly Arboretum

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United States of America - Georgia - Milledgeville

Institution Code: LOCKA

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

ArbNet Accredited: Level II

About the Lockerly Arboretum

To provide outstanding ecological, horticultural and historical education in order to promote preservation and stewardship of the environment, by fostering an understanding of and an appreciation for the natural world.

Main Address:
Lockerly Arboretum
1534 Irwinton Road
P.O. Box 310
Georgia 31061 United States of America

Telephone: (478) 452-2112
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: -
    Curator's Name: Bradley Roberts, Director of Horticulture
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: Yes
  • Date founded: 1966
  • Physical Data
  • Total Area: 20 Hectares
    Latitude: 33.0602470
    Longitude: -83.2256670
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Arboretum: Yes
    Arboretum Size: 20
  • Micropropagation/ Tissue Culture Facilities: No
    Seed Bank: No
    Published Plant Catalogue: Yes
    Computer Plant Record System: No
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: Yes

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Azalea, bromeliads, cacti & succulents, herbs, hollies, Pinetum, Rhododendron and native plants.

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes

  • Education Booklets/Leaflets: Yes
    Guided Tours: Yes