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Georgia
Mount Berry
Oak Hill and the Martha Berry Museum
PO Box 490189
Mount Berry GA 30149
Phone  706 291-1883
Toll Free  800 220-5504
Fax  706 802-0902
Web Site  http://www.berry.edu/oakhill/
Description home and sites on campus founded by plantation owner's daughter who strove to provide an education for local residents
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Garden
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  GA

  Pine Mountain

  Callaway Gardens

  GA Highway 18/354

  MAIL PO Box 2000

  Pine Mountain GA  31822    

  Phone   706 663-2281

  Web Site  www.callawaygardens.com

  Toll Free  800 225-5292

  Description  13000 acre resort & gardens, Azalea Bowl, Overlook Garden, Trails,

                    Discovery Center, Horticultural Center

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Primary Focus  Garden

  New or Updated:  3/25/2006

 

 

Georgia
Roswell
Chattahoochee Nature Center
9135 Willeo Road
Roswell GA 30075
Phone 770 992-2055
Web Site http://www.chattnaturecenter.com/
Alt Web http://www.vickery.net/city/recreation.asp
Description forest trails, river boardwalk, beaver, wetlands, raptor aviaries, discovery center, gardens
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Nature of Group or Site Nature Center
New or Updated: 05/05/2003

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  Georgia
Statesboro
GA Southern Botanical Garden
1505 Bland Avenue
PO Box 8039
Statesboro GA 30460
Phone 912 871-1149
Fax 912 871-1777
Web Site http://www2.gasou.edu/garden/home.htm
E-mail  sue_sill@gasou.edu
Description 11 acres with cottage & barns, Camellia collection
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical
  Georgia
Valdosta
Crescent Valdosta Garden Center
904 North Patterson Street
Valdosta GA
Phone 912 244-6747
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.valdostaga.com/landmark.html
Description
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Garden
Era 1898
  Hawaii
Hilo
Nani Mau Garden's Collection
421 Makalika Street
Hilo HI 96720
Phone 808 959-9591
Web Site www.nanimau.com
Description
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden

Hawaii
Kalaheo
National Tropical Botanical Garden
3530 Papalina Road
Kalaheo HI 96841
Phone 808 332-7324
Web Site http://www.ntbg.org/
Description 4 gardens & three preserves in Hawaii, one in FL
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Field of Study/Science Facility Botanical
New or Updated: 05/23/2003
 
  Hawaii
Kurtistown
Fuku-Bonsai
Olaa Road
Kurtistown HI 96760
Phone 808 982-9880
Web Site www.fukubonsai.com
Description
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Bonsai
 
  Hawaii
Papaikou
Hawaii Tropical Botanical Gardens
27-717 Old Mamalahoa Hwy
PO Box 80
Papaikou HI 96781
Phone 808 964-5233
Web Site http://www.htbg.com/
E-mail mailto:htbg@ilhawaii.net?subject=%22Web%20Inquiry%22
Description tropical rainforest, several waterfalls, ocean coast, 2000 species
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Field of Study/Science Facility Botanical
New or Updated: 05/25/2003
 
  Iowa
Dubuque
Dubuque Arboretum & Botanical Gardens
3800 Arboretum Drive
Dubuque IA 52001
Phone 563 556-2100
Fax 563 556-2443
Web Site http://www.dbq.com/arboretum/
Alt Web http://www.hort.wisc.edu/mastergardener/botanicg.htm
Description Hosta, Rose, Knot, Herb, Japanese gardens, Greenhouse
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical
 
  Idaho
Boise
Idaho Botanical Garden
2355 Old Penitentiary Rd
Boise ID 83712
Phone 208 343-8649
Web Site www.avocet.net/ibg
Alt Web http://www.gardenweb.com/directory/ibg/
Description
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical
 
  Illinois
Geneva
Fabyan Villa Museum, Dutch Windmill & Japanese Garden
1925 Batavia Avenue
Geneva IL
Phone 630 232-4811
Web Site http://www.co.kane.il.us/forest/fp/fabyan.htm
Description 235 acres of "Riverbank" estate, with Japanese Garden, 69 foot high windmill, and mansion
Building Type Windmill
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Garden
Owner/Operator: Kane County Forest preserve
 
  Illinois
Glencoe
Chicago Botanic Garden
1000 Lake Cook Road
Glencoe IL 60022
Phone 847 835-8201
Web Site www.chicago-botanic.org/
Description
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical
 
  Illinois
Lombard
Lilacia Park - Lombard Park District
Park & Maple
Lombard IL
Phone
Web Site http://www.villageoflombard.org/
Description 250 varieties of lilac home of Colonel Plum, now the town library, sits in park designed by Jens Jensen
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden
Era 1868
 
  Illinois
Peoria
George L Luthy Memorial Botanical Garden
2218 North Prospect Road
Peoria IL 61603
Phone 309 686-3362
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.bradley.edu/convention/attractions.html
Description 4 acre garden with herb, perennial & rose garden with conservatory housing tropical plants & seasonal shows
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical
 

  IL

  Rockford

  Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden

  2701 Clifton Ave

  Rockford  IL   61102    

  Phone   815 965-8146

  Web Site  http://www.klehm.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@klehm.org

  Description  150 acres include fountain, children, demonstration, prehistoric, hosta, grass, daylily gardens

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Gardens

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Arboretum

  New or Updated:   8/18/2005

 
Illinois
Springfield
Lincoln Memorial Garden and Nature Center
2301 East Lake Shore Drive
Springfield IL
Phone
217 529-1111
Web Site
http://www.lmgnc.com/
E-mail mailto:lmg2301@motion.net
Description garden in tribute to Lincoln, all plants native to Kentucky, Indiana, and Illinois - the three states where he lived, 100 acres, with Prairie Center on restored farm
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical
 
  Illinois
Springfield
Washington Park Botanical Garden
1500 South Grand Avenue West
Springfield IL
Phone
217 544-1751
Web Site
http://www.springfieldparks.org/garden/default.htm
Description park holds a 9000 square foot greenhouse, conservatory, carillon, botanical & rose gardens, recreational facilities
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus: Garden
Field of Study Science Facility Botanical
 
  Illinois
Vernon Hills
Cuneo Museum & Gardens
1350 Milwaukee Ave
Vernon Hills IL 60061
Phone 847 362-3042
Web Site http://www.lake-online.com/cuneo/
E-mail mailto:cuneo@lake-online.com
Description furnished mansion with tapestries, paintings, porcelain on 75 acres
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Garden
Era 1914
 
  Illinois
West Chicago
Kruse House Museum
527 Main Street
PO Box 246
West Chicago IL 60185
Phone 630 231-8472
Web Site *****
Description depicts life of railroad family, local garden society restoring garden
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Garden
Era 1917
 
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