Coastal Plain Research Arboretum

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Coastal Plain Research Arboretum

Coastal Plain Research Arboretum

Rainwater Road and Entomology Drive
Tifton, GA 31793



The Coastal Plain Research Arboretum provides a living resource for research, education and recreation among the native plant species of the Southeast Coastal Plain. It is located on the grounds of the University of Georgia, Tifton Campus.

The arboretum encompasses 38 acres of stream-side forest and wetland, including pine woods, a native azalea collection, and approximately 280 kinds of native trees, shrubs and herbaceous plants, some endangered. The arboretum was established in 1987, with plant development and selection starting in 1991.

  • Info & Amenities
  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: All Day

    Monday: All Day

    Tuesday: All Day

    Wednesday: All Day

    Thursday: All Day

    Friday: All Day

    Saturday: All Day

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Free


    Nature Trails

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission , Open Year 'Round

    Near Interstate Highway


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


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