South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center

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United States of America - Texas - Corpus Christi

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International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

About the South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center

OUR MISSION: The South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center will advance the knowledge and appreciation of plants and the environment by conserving, preserving, displaying, and interpreting native and adapted flora and fauna of South Texas for area residents and visitors alike.

Main Address:
South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center
8545 South Staples Street
Corpus Christi
Texas 78413 United States of America

Telephone: (361) 852-2100
Fax: (361) 852-7875
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Michael Womack, Executive Director
    Curator's Name: Mary Jane Crull, Director of Marketing
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: Yes
  • Date founded: 1983
  • Physical Data
  • Total Area: 73 Hectares
    Latitude: 27.6532810
    Longitude: -97.4040780
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Herbarium: No
    Arboretum: No
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Shop: Yes

Plant Collections

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes

  • Visitor/Education Centre: Yes
    Public Lectures/Talks: Yes
    Courses for General Public: Yes
    Education Programme: Yes