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Arboretum and Botanical Garden Hours

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Hours & Directions

Upcoming Events

Friday, July 12: Members only: U-Pick Flower Field, 9-11 a.m.

Saturday, July 13: New Volunteer Info & Orientation, 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Sunday, July 14: U-Pick Flower Field, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Friday, July 19: Evening Stroll, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

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Discover the Arboretum

You’re invited to discover the Arboretum! Starting July 1st, we will feature unique “Discover Themes” each month, spotlighting various elements of our botanical garden. Here’s a sneak peek at what you can look forward to:

Flowers in Bloom

Immerse yourself in a kaleidoscope of colors and fragrances.

World Wide Plant Diversity

Travel the globe and discover plant collections from every corner of the world.

Rare Fruits

Delight your senses with the exotic and extraordinary.

Please continue checking our website for more updates!

Order Plants Online!

July 2024


Great news: our online plant store is now open to everyone! Plants are available to order online anytime Monday-Sunday. Orders may be picked up Friday-Sunday at our front kiosk during operating hours. Members receive a 10% discount on all sales. Click below to learn more and shop our  plants store!

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What’s the Scoop?

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Volunteer at the Arboretum

Volunteer at Arboretum and Botanical Garden at Cal State Fullerton. Help our horticulture team with fruit harvesting, weeding, trimming, watering plants in the nursery and more fun activities. Share the beauty and fun facts about the arboretum at a Discovery Station. There is something for every Titan!

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Engaging Environmental Experiences (E3) Internship

Passionate about the environment? Love being outdoors? Take advantage of a great internship opportunity right here in our own backyard at Arboretum and Botanical Garden at Cal State Fullerton.

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Sponsor a Tree at Arboretum and Botanical Garden at Cal State Fullerton

Help our trees thrive! Healthy trees ensure offspring for tomorrow's plants, strengthening the future wellbeing of our gardens. Your tax-deductible gift will directly fund the care for a specific tree in the garden for a period of one year. Your gift will be recognized by a personalized sign placed near the tree. For trees in need of a sponsor and gift amount, visit our Ways to Give page.

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Support our Mission

There is much work to be done to ensure the success of Arboretum and Botanical Garden at Cal State Fullerton in the years to come! Your contributions help us continue in our mission to care for these plants and ongoing projects, as well as provide for the native wildlife that calls our gardens home. Thank you for your support!


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What is a Biome?

A biome is a set of ecosystems that has similar weather, rainfall, animals, and plants. Learn more about the biomes we have here at the Arboretum.

Arboretum Biomes

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Plan Your Event With Us

Perfect for weddings, corporate events, family celebrations and more.

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Try our New Interactive Map

Explore the Arboretum no matter where you are with this new interactive map. This map is currently in development. Your feedback is welcome!

Interactive Map

Watch Us Live

Click the images below to view our live, on-site cameras of the Heritage House and lake.

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