Campus Arboretum Walking Tour: 'Edible Landscapes'

When: May 07, 2023 9:30am
Mushrooms growing from the dirt.

The University of Arizona Campus Arboretum is a living laboratory promoting stewardship and conservation of urban trees through research, education, and outreach. Join the Pima Co. master gardner and Campus Arboretum docents to learn the identities of trees and plants with edible products which grow well in our campus landscape. The tour features arid-adapted introduced species as well as Sonoran desert native plants.

Tours start at the University of Arizona Memorial Fountain, west of Old Main at 9:30 a.m. They last 60-90 minutes. Campus visitor parking is available and free on most weekends.

To RSVP, please email Hank Verbais, Campus Arboretum Tour Coordinator at

Audience: All


Campus: Main Campus


University of Arizona Memorial Fountain, 1200 E. University Blvd.
Tucson, AZ
United States

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Requests for disability-related accommodations should be directed to the event's primary contact: Hank Verbais