Friends of the Botanic Garden

You can support the work of the Botanic Garden by joining the Friends of Dundee University Botanic Garden.

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  • To support and promote the development of the Garden in accordance with policies laid down by the University Court.
  • To aid the Garden in its role as a source of scientific information for the public.
  • To provide a focus for informed discussion on matters of botanical interest.
  • To assist in fundraising for projects that cannot properly be funded from University resources, especially projects related to the public use and enjoyment of the Garden.


Members of the Friends can attend the Garden throughout the year free of charge and receive a newsletter several times each year. Organised activities include monthly talks held in the Garden and by zoom, excursions to places of botanical interest within the local region, and a yearly Summer Gathering which includes food and music courtesy of local groups.