Nebraska Gardens

Alliance: Sallows Arboretum and Conservatory

Alliance, Nebraska Sallows Arboretum and Conservatory View examples of landscaping with plants and trees that have been specially chosen to thrive in Western Nebraska’s environment. [ info ]

Beatrice: Chautauqua Park Arboretum

Beatrice, Nebraska Chautauqua Park Arboretum The 64-acre wooded site, with over 1,200 trees and several perennial beds, is located in south central Beatrice along the banks of the Big Blue River. The park has modern camping facilities, restrooms/showers, picnic shelters, tennis courts, horseshoe pits, softball fields and several playground areas. [ info ]

Concord: Northeast Arboretum

Concord, Nebraska Northeast Arboretum This unique site is located 1 1/2 miles east of Concord on the Northeast Research and Extension Center called the Haskell Ag Lab. The site is exposed to the elements and offers a good testing site for trees and shrubs for a rural setting. Part of the arboretum includes a living […]

Lincoln: Nebraska Statewide Arboretum

Lincoln, Nebraska Nebraska Statewide Arboretum The affiliate sites of NSA can be many things — an outdoor classroom, a place for play or reflection, a laboratory to test new plants, a stage for the performing arts — but they are all places where plants are displayed for their aesthetic, educational, historical or cultural value. [ […]

Omaha: Lauritzen Gardens

Omaha, Nebraska Lauritzen Gardens Lauritzen Gardens, Omaha’s Botanical Center, is a young garden that’s growing fast. Located on Missouri River bluffs just north of Interstate 80, the 100-acre site includes the Song of the Lark Meadow reminiscent of Nebraska’s prairies, an herb garden, a rose garden, a Victorian garden, shade gardens, a children’s garden, a […]