McIntire Botanical Garden – A Vision

Here is another chance to learn while you volunteer your time for a worthwhile project.  Visit the McIntire Botanical Garden website for more information.

So … what is a botanical garden and why should Charlottesville want one?

A botanical garden is a collection of living plants and trees for display, research, education and conservation. A botanical garden offers visitors, families, students and the community a place to visit and enjoy the beauty and serenity of garden landscapes. With future pedestrian public access from many points in the city, the convenience and accessibility of the McIntire Park site will add to its success. From designed garden displays to beautiful trees, wildflower meadows and open grassy areas, the botanical garden will have something for everyone. The garden is a place to introduce children to plants and the environment in a natural setting.

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