Plant Profiles

Pentas lanceolata 'Lavender Delight'We support your desire to learn more about the plants that populate the Garden.  We currently have plant profiles for some of our most popular plants. Learn more…

The North American Plant Collections Consortium

The Norfolk Botanical Gardens is proud to be an active participant in the North American Plant Collections Consortium. This is a program of the American Public Garden Association in cooperation with the United States Department of Agriculture and the U.S. National Arboretum. Learn more…

Beautiful Gardens of Virginia

We are part of the Beautiful Gardens of Virginia program. As part of this program, the Norfolk Botanical Gardens is pleased to offer several varieties of plants that will help make your Virginia garden beautiful, too. Learn more…

Green Roof

Green Roof ThumbnailThe history of the Green Roof dates back to the Hanging Gardens of Babylon. Learn more about this extraordinary program and see the modern day version, right here at Norfolk Botanical Garden. Learn more…

Horticultural Library

The Fred Heutte Horticultural Library, located in the Education Building, is an excellent resource for information on all aspects of gardening. Learn more…

Gardening Links

See other web sites that provide gardening information. Learn more…

Edible Landscape Demonstration Garden

This garden is located in the Children’s Garden.  Click here to learn more.

Explore the many ways vegetables grow in Hampton Roads. Get ideas of how you can design your own garden even in small places.
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Hannah handoutClick HERE for the printable Healthy Gardening handout


Click HERE for the printable Edible Landscape Demonstration Garden plant list.



Watch this video and learn more!