Satellite Garden Names: Landscaping around the Port Gamble S'Klallam tribal center in Little Boston has been planted by Heronswood. We also have a close connection and share plants widely with our Director's private garden, Windcliff, in Indianola, WA.
Features and Facilities
Herbarium: No Arboretum: Yes
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: No Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: Yes Disabled access: No
Special Collections:Our primary goal is to maintain wild-collected material gathered by our Director on his travels (primarily China, Taiwan and Vietnam, though also Chile, South Africa, New Zealand, Australia and Europe). Groups of interest include Hydrangeaceae, Lardizabalaceae, Magnoliaceae, Berberidaceae, Ranunculaceae and woodland lilies.
Invasive Species Monitoring: Yes
Invasive Species Policy: Yes
ABS Policy: Yes
Plant Collection Policy: Yes
Conservation Programme: No Medicinal Plant Programme: No Ex Situ Conservation Programme: No Reintroduction Programme: No
Biotechnology: No Plant Breeding: Yes Conservation - Biology: No Conservation - Genetics: No Data Management Systems and Information Technology: No Ecology: No Ecosystem Conservation: No Education: No Ethnobotany: No Exploration: Yes Floristics: No Horticulture: Yes 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
Visitor/Education Centre: No Education Signs in Garden: No Public Lectures/Talks: Yes Education Booklets/Leaflets: No Guided Tours: Yes Permanent Public Displays: Yes Special Exhibitions: Yes Courses for School Children: No Courses for University/College Students: No Courses for General Public: Yes Education Programme: Yes