"To inspire people of all ages to connect
with plants and nature."
Enable Learning – Enable people to learn about plants and food sources and their vital role in our lives and in the natural environment.
Promote Environmental Stewardship – Cultivate a sense of urgency for the stewardship of our environment.
Conservation – Conserve rare and endangered plants and their ecosystems to preserve biodiversity.
Plant Introduction and Cultivation – Collect and propagate beautiful, fascinating and / or significant plants and display them in attractive gardens for recreation and learn.
Provide an Urban Oasis – Create a peaceful setting for people to experience beauty and the healing power of nature.
Nurture our Wildlife Sanctuary – Encourage and foster the presence of indigenous wildlife.
Preserve our Legacy – Honor our heritage by preserving historic plantings and structures and building on our heritage of engaged volunteers.
Foster a Visitor Centric Experience – Offer fun and friendly community gathering spaces to foster delight and curiosity.
We accomplish these goals through: