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Rutgers Gardens

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United States of America - New Jersey - New Brunswick

Institution Code: RUTG

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Rutgers Gardens
Cook College/Rutgers University
112 Ryders Lane
New Brunswick
New Jersey 08901-8519 United States of America

Telephone: (732) 932-8451
Fax: (732) 932-7060
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Bruce Crawford, Director
    Curator's Name: Monica McLaughin, Horticulturist
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Educational: Yes
  • Date founded: 1934
  • Physical Data
  • Total Area: 20 Hectares
    Latitude: 40.4683520
    Longitude: -74.4266460
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Open to public: Yes
  • Number of Volunteers: 70

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Rhododendron, Azalea, Ilex crenata, flowering dogwoods, bamboos.

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes

  • Public Lectures/Talks: Yes
    Courses for School Children: Yes
    Courses for University/College Students: Yes
    Courses for General Public: Yes