Campus Plant Identification – Scott Hall & Broad Center Fronts

The lawns of Scott Hall and Broad Center were replaced with native and drought-tolerant plants representing different climate zones as part of a 2008 class project. Learn more about the reclamation project.

Campus Plant Identification – Phase II

Phase II consists of the gardens and courtyards of West and East Halls, completed in 2012.

Campus Plant Identification – Phase I

Phase I refers to the gardens and courtyards of Pitzer-Atherton-Sanborn Residence Halls, opened in 2007.

Campus Plant Identification – Mead Hall

The plantings around Mead Hall include the areas on all sides of Mead Hall, the front entrance, the central courtyard, and the patio that CAPAS, the Writing Center and Communications share.

Campus Plant Identification – McConnell Center

The areas include the strip on the east side sidewalk between McConnell Center and the Holden Garden, the east patio and the west side of McConnell Center.

Campus Plant Identification – Holden Garden

The Holden Garden occupies the footprint of Holden Hall, built in 1965 and demolished in 2014. This beautiful temporary garden now fills the space.

Campus Plant Identification – Gold Student Center

This area includes the garden in front of the Gold Student Health and Wellness Center.

Photo Gallery

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Gold Student Center, southeast planter

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Gold Student Center, west side

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Gold Student Center, west side

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Echeveria lindsayana X Echeveria agavoides

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Echinocactus grusonii (Golden barrel)

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Gold Student Center - Eriosyce heinrichiana simulans

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Gold Student Center - Euphorbia milii Thai hybrid (Crown of thorns)

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Gold Student Center - Euphorbia milii Thai hybrid (Crown of thorns)
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Gold Student Center - Ferocactus glaucescens (Blue barrel cactus)

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Gold Student Center - Parodia magnificus

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Gold Student Center - Agave 'Boutin's Blue'

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Gold Student Center, west side

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Gold Student Center west side

Gold Student Center west side

Gold Student Center west side
GSC - Arbutus menziesii (Madrone)

Gold Student Center - Arbutus menziesii (Madrone)

GSC - Arbutus menziesii (Madrone)

Campus Plant Identification – Grove House

The Grove House gardens are the oldest part of the arboretum. The area surrounds the Grove House and Outdoor Classroom and includes