Boone County Arboretum

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United States of America - Kentucky - Union

Institution Code: BCK

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

ArbNet Accredited: Level IV

About the Boone County Arboretum

Our mission is to "enrich the quality of life by providing a scenic outdoor classroom for appreciation and study of plants and preservation of the natural environment."

Main Address:
Boone County Arboretum
9190 Camp Ernst Road
Kentucky 41091 United States of America

Telephone: (859) 384-4999
Fax: (859) 384-6888
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Kristopher Stone, Director
    Curator's Name: Josh Selm, Curator
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded: 1999
  • Physical Data
  • Total Area: 49 Hectares
    Latitude: 38.9654710
    Longitude: -84.7194660
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

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

Plant Collections

  • Accession Number: 2700

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes

  • Education Signs in Garden: Yes
    Education Programme: Yes