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University of California Botanical Garden
Garden Address: 200 Centennial Dr., in Strawberry Canyon
Berkeley 94720

Contact: Elaine Meckenstock

Phone: (510) 643-2755

Fax: (510) 642-5045

Mail Address: 200 Centennial Dr., Berkeley, CA 94720-5045

E-mail Address: garden@uclink4.berkeley.edu

Web Site: http://botanicalgarden.berkeley.edu

Days: daily, except Christmas

Hours: 9 a.m.--4:45 p.m.; 9 a.m.--7 p.m. Memorial Day and Labor Day

Fees: $3 adults, $2 seniors, $1 children, Thursdays free $2 seniors, $1 children

Size: 34 acres

Wheelchair Access: No

Directions: U.C. campus on Centennial Dr. between Memorial Stadium and Lawrence Hall of Science

Description: One of the largest and most diverse collections in the U.S.--over 20,000 plants from around the world.

Features: Features several dry gardens: the California, New World Desert, southern Africa, Mediterranean, matorral of South America, and pine/oak woodland of Mexico and Central America collections.

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