Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens is an extensive, urban, green reserve of over 60 acres located within the 1,600 acres of The Ohio State University main campus in Columbus, Ohio. Take a virtual tour of Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens by clicking on the photo above. Or, better yet, come visit our gardens in person. We are open year round and there is no admission fee. Pay-n-Display parking is available in the surrounding parking lots. Even our 12,000 square foot green roof garden is open to the public during normal business hours.

Cancelled Events

In response to COVID-19 a number of Chadwick Arboretum's events have unfortunately been cancelled including:

Pollinator Summit, Wednesday, April 1, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

OSU Day of Service with Chadwick Arboretum, Saturday, April 4, 9 a.m. – 12 noon

”Nature’s Best Hope”, a lecture with Doug Tallamy on Tuesday, April 7, 6-9 p.m.

”Native Plants in Your Back Yard” with Doug Tallamy on Wednesday, April 8, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Arbor Day Celebration Friday, April 24, 10 a.m.- 12 noon

Spring Plant Sale & Auction Fundraiser Thursday, May 7 - Saturday, May 9

Cool Season Annuals Sale at deMonye’s Greenhouse

Chadwick Arboretum won’t be hosting our popular Cool Season Annuals Sale this year, but fortunately, industry partner deMonye’s Greenhouse will be giving a 25% discount to all Friends of Chadwick Arboretum Members who purchase plants from deMonye’s Greenhouse on April 2, 3, and 4.

Thank you Killilea Family from Chadwick Arboetum for ensuring that our members can still purchase their cool season annuals at a discount. Additionally, in the month of March DeMonye’s Greenhouse will have full flats of 36 pansies available for $14.99 (regular price of $19.99).

DeMonye’s Greenhouse is at 2500 Airport Dr, Columbus, OH 43219

Framed PrintsBotanical Prints for Sale

Single Framed Print: $260.00

Pair of Framed Prints: $500.00




PrintsEmmanuel Rudolph Print

Printed Notecards

each package of cards contains 6 notecards and 6 envelopes (cards have an equal amount of both of the designs below).

1 Package: $12.00

2 Packages: $22.00

For inquiries visit the Chadwick Arboretum office at 152 Howlett Hall Mon-Fri, email chadwick@osu.edu or call 614-688-3479 


Click here to learn more about the history of these botanical prints!


Maple SyrupOhio State Maple Syrup

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ConferenceOhio Woodland, Water and Wildlife Conference

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Design 3135Design 3153 takes on 
Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens 

Students from Introduction to Visual Communication Design II (Design 3153) being shown around Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens by Mary Maloney. class appreciated being enlightened about trees around the Arboretum as the over arching theme of their class this semester is trees.





beeOhio State Beekeeper's Association Newsletter

Calling all beekeepers and anyone who is interested in broadening their bee knowledge - upon the arrival of the New Year the Ohio State Beekeeper's Association has released their 2020 January Newsletter Edition. Buzz on over and check it out!

Click here to read the OSBA newsletter!





Forest and Urban Tree Pathology and Disease Management Online Course

This is a non-credit, online course offering, based on the pathology component of a regular Ohio State course (ENTMLGY/PLNTPTH 5110), aimed primarily at professionals in the tree care industry, including arborists, landscapers, forest managers, and Extension educators, but also curious and interested people in the community at large, including master gardeners and private citizens.

Click here to learn more about this online course!



Chadwick Arboretum in fall