January - February
8am - 5pm
March - April
8am - 7pm
May - August
8am - 8pm
September - October
8am - 7pm
November - December
8am - 5pm
Reservations & Events
To make a reservation for group events, weddings, or other special events, call 336-373-5888.
About the Garden
This 17-acre site features 14 plant collections, special display gardens and distinct structural features. The extensive variety of plants offers rich educational opportunities for children and adults, landscape designers, and homeowners.
The garden is open year-round. Admission is free.
Greensboro Beautiful provides support to new and ongoing enhancements in the gardens through private donations from the community.
Greensboro Arboretum Garden Map
of Garden Clubs
Pattie S. Newlin
James W. Newlin
Irene H. McIver
& Perennial Border
Dr. & Mrs.
William R. Findley
& Pollinator Meadow
Robin B. Ward
R.R. Allen Family B
Blanche S. Benjamin
New Garden Landscaping
& Nursery Sequence
of Bloom Collection
P — Parking
E — Entrance
I — Information
R — Resroom
1— Arboretum Classroom Building
2 — Dwarf Conifer Collection
3 — Lee Britt Entrance Patio
4 — Green Hill Farm Hosta Collection
5 — Greensboro Council of Garden Clubs Winter Garden Collection
5a — Tanger Family Wedding Gazebo
6 — Pattie S. Newlin Memorial Bouquet Garden
7 — James W. Newlin Holly Collection
8 — Irene H. McIver Vine Collection & Perennial Border
9 — Small Tree Collection
10 — Gate City Kiwanis Club Shade Garden
10a — Van Dorn Memorial Woodland Classroom
11 — Dr. & Mrs. William R. Findley Memorial Sun Shrub Collection
12 — Right Plant, Right Place Collection
13 — Kaplan Family Rose Garden & Arbor
14 — Ornamental Grasses & Pollinator Meadow
15 — Robin B. Ward Meditation Garden & Groundcover Collection
15a — Hart Chimes
16 — Hydrophytic Collection
16a — R.R. Allen Family Butterfly Garden & Fountain
16b — Marzulla Butterfly Bridge
17 — Blanche S. Benjamin Overlook
18 — Beeson Rhododendron Collection
19 — Conifer Collection
20 — New Garden Landscaping & Nursery Sequence of Bloom Collection
P — Parking
1— Paver Plaza
1a — "Sundial" Sculpture
2 — Woodland Stream
3 — Sensory Garden
3a — "On the Fence" Sculpture
4 — Wedding Garden
4a — Chandler Wedding Gazebo
5 — "Wings" Sculpture
6 — Meyers Memorial Garden
7 — Tanger Family Bridge
8 — "The Student" Sculpture
9 — Overlook
9a — "Free to Soar" Sculpture Restroom
10 — Wildflower Trail
11 — Rock Garden
12 — Fragrance/Azalea/Camellia Garden
13 — Nance Memorial Garden
14 — Camberly's Garden
15 — Alexander Mangum Memorial Garden
16 — Lillian Livingston Daylily Garden
17 — Dodson R. Schenck Memorial Garden
18 — Old Mill
19 — David Caldwell Historic Park
19a — David & Rachel Caldwell Interpretive Center
19b — Caldwell Log College/Homesite
20 — Adelman Picnic Area
21 — Wooded Picnic Area
22 — Petanque Court
Greensboro Council of Garden Clubs Winter Garden Collection
Plants with interest during the winter months.
Dr. & Mrs. William R. Findley Memorial Sun Shrub Collection
Plants which grow well in full sun.
Dwarf Conifer Collection
Adjacent to the Education Building.
Gate City Kiwanis Club Shade Garden Collection
Plants which grow in varying degrees of shade.
Irene H. McIver Vine Collection
A variety of climbing plants trained to grow on the Landmark Arbor.
Robin B. Ward Meditation Garden & Groundcover Collection
Low-growing, spreading plants.
Small Tree Collection
A variety of relatively compact trees.
Plants which tolerate moist soil.
New Garden Landscaping & Nursery Sequence of Bloom Collection
Plants which blossom at progressive seasons for year-round beauty.
Local artist William Mangum has created paintings of each of the gardens. Prints of the Greensboro Arboretum are available for a donation to Greensboro Beautiful.
Each set of 12 cards featured three scenes from each of Greensboro’s public gardens.