List of botanical gardens and arboretums in Alabama

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

This list of botanical gardens in Alabama is intended to include all significant botanical gardens and arboretums in the U.S. state of Alabama.

Name Founded Image Size Admission Affiliation City
Aldridge Botanical Gardens[1] 2002 30 acres (12 ha) Free City of
Hoover
Hoover
William Bartram Arboretum[2] 1984 William Bartram Arboretum Ft. Toulouse-Jackson, Alabama.JPG 30 acres (12 ha) Free Alabama
Historical
Commission
Wetumpka
Bellingrath Gardens and Home[3] 1932 Bellingrath Gardens and Home by Highsmith 008.jpg 65 acres (26 ha) Fee
charged
Bellingrath-
Morse
Foundation
Theodore
Birmingham Botanical Gardens[4] 1963 B'ham Botanical Gardens 050.JPG 67.5 acres (27.3 ha) Free City of
Birmingham/
Friends of
Birmingham
Botanical Gardens
Birmingham
Donald E. Davis Arboretum[5] 1977 Donald E. Davis Arboretum footbridge 2011 DSCN5480.jpg 14 acres (5.7 ha) Free Auburn
University
Auburn
Dothan Area Botanical Gardens[6] 1996 50 acres (20 ha) Free Dothan Area Botanical Gardens, Inc. Dothan
Huntsville Botanical Garden[7] 1988 Huntsville Botanical Garden.jpg 112 acres (45 ha) Fee
charged
Huntsville
Botanical
Garden
Foundation
Huntsville
Jasmine Hill Gardens[8] 1928 Temple of Hera Ruins.JPG 20 acres (8.1 ha) Fee
charged
Jasmine
Hill
Foundation
Montgomery
Mobile Botanical Gardens[9] 1974 Herbgarden.jpg 100 acres (40 ha) Fee
charged
City of
Mobile
Mobile
Noccalula Falls Botanical Gardens[10] Nocc falls.jpg 65 acres (26 ha) Free City of
Gadsden
Gadsden
Troy University Arboretum[11] 75 acres (30 ha) Free Troy
University
Troy
University of Alabama Arboretum[12] 1958 Univ of Ala Arboretum Sign.jpg 60 acres (24 ha) Free University
of Alabama
Tuscaloosa

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "About Us". Aldridge Botanical Gardens. Retrieved October 26, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Park Information". Fort Toulouse-Jackson National Historic Park. Retrieved October 26, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Welcome to Bellingrath Gardens and Home!". Bellingrath Gardens and Home. Retrieved October 26, 2012. 
  4. ^ "About Us". Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Retrieved October 26, 2012. 
  5. ^ "Donald E. Davis Arboretum". Auburn University. Retrieved October 26, 2012. 
  6. ^ "About the DABG". Dothan Area Botanical Gardens. Retrieved October 26, 2012. 
  7. ^ "Plan Your Visit". Huntsville Botanical Garden. Retrieved October 26, 2012. 
  8. ^ "History". Jasmine Hill Gardens and Outdoor Museum. Retrieved October 26, 2012. 
  9. ^ "About". Mobile Botanical Gardens. Retrieved October 26, 2012. 
  10. ^ "The Park". Noccalula Falls. Retrieved October 26, 2012. 
  11. ^ "Campus". Troy University. Retrieved October 26, 2012. 
  12. ^ "Home". University of Alabama Arboretum. Retrieved October 26, 2012.