Arboretum at the University of California, Santa Cruz

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United States of America - California - Santa Cruz

Institution Code: SACRZ

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Arboretum at the University of California, Santa Cruz
University of California
1156 High Street
Santa Cruz
California 95064 United States of America

Telephone: (831) 427-2998
Fax: (831) 427-1524
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Martin Quigley, Executive Director
    Curator's Name: Brett Hall, California Native Plant Program Director
    Plant Records Officer's Name: Christine Altermann, Collections Curator
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 4
    Educational Staff Number:
    Research Staff Number:
    Administration Staff Number: 2

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: No
    Status: State: Yes
    Status: Educational: Yes
    Status: Municipal: No
    Status: Satellite: No
    Status: Trust: No
  • Date founded: 1964
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 36.9775000
    Longitude: -122.0534422
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres
  • Locality: Information
  • Locality: Garden Name: UC Santa Cruz Arboretum
  • Local Address:
  • Locality: City: Santa Cruz
  • Locality: State: California

Features and Facilities

  • Arboretum: Yes
  • Micropropagation/ Tissue Culture Facilities: No
    Seed Bank: Yes
    Published Plant Catalogue: No
    Computer Plant Record System: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Shop: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: Yes
    Disabled access: Yes

Plant Collections

  • Invasive Species Monitoring: Yes

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes

  • Education Signs in Garden: Yes
    Permanent Public Displays: Yes