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McLaughlin Garden

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United States of America - Maine - South Paris

Institution Code:

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

About the McLaughlin Garden

The Mission of The McLaughlin Foundation is:

-To rehabilitate the 20th century garden created by Bernard McLaughlin maintaining the garden's integrity
-To preserve the 19th century home and barn
-To create an educational center where horticulture and historic preservation are nurtured

Main Address:
McLaughlin Garden
97 Main Street
P.O. Box 16
South Paris
Maine 04281-1430 United States of America

Telephone: (207) 743-8820
Fax: (207) 743-3977
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Michael Desplaines, Executive Director
    Curator's Name: Kristin Perry, Director of Horticulture
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: Yes
  • Date founded: 1936
  • Physical Data
  • Total Area: 1 Hectares
    Latitude: 44.2189120
    Longitude: -70.5167770
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Open to public: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Shop: Yes
    Disabled access: Yes

Plant Collections

Conservation Programmes

  • Reintroduction Programme: No

Research Programmes

Education Programmes

  • Education Signs in Garden: No
    Public Lectures/Talks: Yes
    Courses for General Public: Yes