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Bayard Cutting Arboretum

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United States of America - New York - Great River

Institution Code: BCA

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

About the Bayard Cutting Arboretum

Mission: to provide an oasis of beauty and quiet for the pleasure, rest and refreshment of those who delight in outdoor beauty; and to bring about a greater appreciation and understanding of the value and importance of informal planting

Main Address:
Bayard Cutting Arboretum
440 Montauk Highway
Mailing: P.O. Box 907
Great River
New York 11739 United States of America

Telephone: (631) 581-1002
Fax: (631) 581-1031
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Nelson Sterner, Executive Director
    Curator's Name: Susan Randazzo, Horticultural Specialist
    Plant Records Officer's Name: Joy Arden, GIS Analyst

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded: 1887
  • Physical Data
  • Total Area: 279 Hectares
    Latitude: 40.7364000
    Longitude: -73.1620820
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

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

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Aquifoliaceae, Cupressaceae, Ericaceae, Fagaceae, Pinaceae, Taxaceae, Taxodiaceae, conifers and Rhododendron hybrids planted in 1887.

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes