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About the Botanic Gardens

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What is a Botanic Garden?

"A botanic garden is an institution holding documented collections of living plants for the purposes of scientific research, conservation, display and education."
- Botanic Gardens Conservation International

Mission

The mission of the University of Kansas Medical Center Botanic Gardens is to enrich the lives of students, faculty, staff, patients and the surrounding community through purposeful plant collections.

Vision

The vision of the University of Kansas Medical Center Botanic Gardens is to touch as many lives as possible by utilizing plants and nature's beneficial properties to educate, uplift and inspire healthy communities.

Meet the Staff

  • Christine Harmeyer, Program Manager for the Botanic Gardens
  • Sarah Norris, Program Manager for the Community Gardens
Last modified: Jan 14, 2021
Contact us

Email:
LandscapeServicesFeedback@kumc.edu

Phone:
913-588-1141

Address:
University of Kansas
Medical Center
3901 Rainbow Blvd
Kansas City, KS 66160

Shop Address:
Landscape Services Shop
2120 W. 36th Ave.
Kansas City, KS 66160

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