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    Orlando, FL 32816

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  • Campus Landscapes

    Campus Landscapes

    UCF's vast campus offers a wide variety of different landscapes. Read More

  • Prescribed Fires

    Prescribed Fires

    Fires have evolved to be a crucial part of some Floridian ecosystems. Read More

  • Urban Forestry & Natural Areas

    Urban Forestry & Natural Areas

    An urban forestry program was established in 2004, along with a comprehensive Land Management Plan established in 2009, detailing the University’s ... Read More

  • Community Garden

    Community Garden

    The Arboretum supports an organic community garden that was started February 21, 2009. Since that time hundreds of volunteers have donated thousands ... Read More

  • Guided Tours

    Guided Tours

    The UCF Arboretum provides tours for children and educational programs for other extra-curricular groups, including scouting badge educational ... Read More

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The 2018-19 Distinguished Speaker Series is Here!

    The UCF College of Sciences Distinguished Speaker Series is back for its fifth edition. Starting in September, six speakers will present on new technology and research in their respective fields. The 2018-2019 series will be held monthly (excluding November and December) at the Tuscawilla Country Club from September 2018 to April 2019 at […]

Conference Grows Interest in Plant Science

The first annual Plants Beyond Limits Conference was held Friday, Nov. 10, at the University of Central Florida. Over 200 UCF students, alumni and visitors from the greater Orlando area attended. Tickets sold out online a week before the event making turnout a success. Many attendees expressed their excitement to be a part of the […]

Real Science

The Biology Summer Field Institute isn’t a field trip into the woods. For the week of July 17, rising high school juniors and seniors become real scientists. Led by Jennifer Elliott, Assistant Director of the UCF Arboretum, students were broken up into four groups: wetlands health assessment, forest ecology, vegetation monitoring, and gopher tortoise studies. […]

Healing Powers of Fire Cider

On Friday, July 7, the University of Central Florida Arboretum held a workshop enlightening people on the benefits of fire cider. Fire cider is a mixture of simple, natural ingredients that is fermented for at least a month to create an antibiotic drink. It can be consumed straight or added to food and drinks. The ingredients […]

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