Arboretum - Field with Various Trees

Arboretum & Gardens of Baker County


The Baker County Extension Office has its very own Arboretum and Teaching Garden for all to enjoy. Established in 2011, the garden features a wide variety of Florida native and Florida-Friendly trees, shrubs, perennials. A fruit orchard was added in 2017. Seasonal classes are offered in the garden to teach plant identification and Florida-Friendly Landscaping principles.

Arboretum - Tour

Plan Your Visit

Stroll through the gardens on your own or request a group tour. The arboretum is open Monday-Friday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm. Entrance is free.

sage perennial and persimmon tree

Trees and Plants in the Garden

Learn about the plant species growing in our garden, including trees, shrubs and perennials.

Arboretum - Tree Sign

Educator Resources

We offer resources for both teachers and learners. Learn how to identify trees, grow and maintain woody plants, and more. Educators can adapt the materials to suit their outdoor learning environment.