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University of Idaho Arboretum & Botanical Garden

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United States of America - Idaho - Moscow

Institution Code: IDF

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: Yes

ArbNet Accredited: Level III

University of Idaho Arboretum & Botanical Garden
University of Idaho Arboretum & Botanical Garden

Main Address:
University of Idaho Arboretum & Botanical Garden
1200 West Palouse River Drive
P.O. Box 442281
Idaho 83844-2281 United States of America

Telephone: (208) 885-5978
Fax: (208) 885-5748
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Charles Zillinger, Assistant Director
    Curator's Name: Paul Warnick, Arboretum Horticulturist
    Plant Records Officer's Name:
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 1
    Educational Staff Number:
    Research Staff Number:
    Administration Staff Number:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Educational: Yes
  • Date founded: 1909
  • Physical Data
  • Natural Vegetation Area: Yes
    Natural vegetation area: Size: 11 Hectares
  • Landscaped Area: Yes
    Landscaped Area: Size: 13 Hectares
  • Total Area: 24 Hectares
    Latitude: 46.7138385
    Longitude: -117.0197523
    Annual Rainfall: 480 mm
    Altitude: 792.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Arboretum: Yes
    Arboretum Size: 28
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: Yes

Plant Collections

  • Accession Number: 3601
    Cultivation Taxa Num: 2824
  • Special Collections:Native trees and shrubs of the Northern Rocky Mountains.
  • Plant Collection Policy: Yes

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes

  • Education Signs in Garden: Yes
    Public Lectures/Talks: Yes
    Guided Tours: Yes