Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

Department of Horticultural Science
University of Minnesota

3675 Arboretum Drive
P.O. Box 39
Chanhassen, MN 55317-0039
Phone: (952) 443-1400

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Bioscience Field

Public education


To provide a community and a national resource for horticultural and environmental information, research and public education; to develop and evaluate plants and horticultural practices for cold climates; and to inspire and delight all visitors with quality plants in well-designed and maintained displays, collections, model landscapes and conservation areas.

Research Programs

  • fruit breeding
  • fruit production
  • stress physiology
  • woody landscape plants
  • landscape plant development
  • turf and grasses
  • ecosystem restoration