Peel Museum & Botanical Garden of the Peel Compton Foundation

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United States of America - Arkansas - Bentonville

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International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Peel Museum & Botanical Garden of the Peel Compton Foundation
400 S Walton Blvd.
Arkansas 72712 United States of America

Telephone: (479) 254-3870
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Debra Layton, Executive Director
    Curator's Name: Laura Brewer, Site Manager
    Plant Records Officer's Name: Laura Brewer
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 4
    Educational Staff Number: 2
    Research Staff Number:
    Administration Staff Number: 3

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: Yes
    Status: State: No
    Status: Educational: No
    Status: Municipal: No
    Status: Satellite: No
  • Physical Data
  • Landscaped Area: Yes
    Landscaped Area: Size: 1 Hectares
  • Total Area: 1 Hectares
    Latitude: 36.3691040
    Longitude: -94.2223520
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres
  • Additional Locations
  • Satellite Garden Names: Compton Gardens & Arboretum. Osage Park. Coler Mountain Bike Preserve.
  • Locality: Information
  • Locality: Garden Name: Peel Museum & Botanical Garden
  • Local Address: 400 S Walton Blvd.
  • Locality: City: Bentonville
  • Locality: State: Arkansas

Features and Facilities

  • Herbarium: No
    Arboretum: No
  • Micropropagation/ Tissue Culture Facilities: No
    Seed Bank: No
    Published Plant Catalogue: No
    Computer Plant Record System: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Shop: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: No
    Disabled access: Yes
  • Number of Visitors: 5
    Number of Volunteers: 100

Plant Collections

  • Accession Number: 335
  • Invasive Species Monitoring: Yes
    Invasive Species Policy: Yes
    ABS Policy: Yes
    Plant Collection Policy: Yes

Conservation Programmes

  • Conservation Programme: No
    Medicinal Plant Programme: No
    Ex Situ Conservation Programme: No
    Reintroduction Programme: No

Research Programmes

  • Biotechnology: No
    Plant Breeding: No
    Conservation - Biology: No
    Conservation - Genetics: No
    Data Management Systems and Information Technology: No
    Ecology: No
    Ecosystem Conservation: No
    Education: No
    Ethnobotany: No
    Exploration: No
    Floristics: No
    Horticulture: No
    Invasive Species Biology and Control: No
    Molecular Genetics: No
    Pollination Biology: No
    Restoration Ecology: No
    Seed/Spore Biology: No
    Systematics and Taxonomy: No
    Sustainability: No
    Pharmacology: No
    Agriculture: No
    Land Restoration: No
    Urban Environments: No

Education Programmes

  • Visitor/Education Centre: No
    Education Signs in Garden: Yes
    Public Lectures/Talks: Yes
    Education Booklets/Leaflets: No
    Guided Tours: Yes
    Permanent Public Displays: Yes
    Special Exhibitions: No
    Courses for School Children: No
    Courses for University/College Students: No
    Courses for General Public: Yes
    Education Programme: Yes