Friends of the Garden


"The Friends of the University of Alberta Devonian Botanic Garden” is a registered charitable society founded in 1971 to support the development of the Devonian Botanic Garden. Since its founding, the Friends have contributed over $4.77 million to support development of the Garden’s plant collections, displays, facilities and education programs.


A Friends of the Garden Membership entitles the cardholder to:

  • free admission to the Devonian Botanic Garden (excludes some special events)
  • discounted or first-in-line tickets to select Garden events
  • 10% off most purchases in Shop-in-the-Garden
  • $5 off Plant Sale purchases at the Annual Plant Sale Opening Weekend (May 9 & 10, 2015)

Membership Fees (prices below include 5% GST)
Membership is valid for one year from purchase date.

   1-year  5-year


Student  $42.00


Senior (65+)  $42.00  $157.50
Family/Couple (2 adults & all children under 18)  $78.75  $315.00

Membership benefits are subject to change.

Mail in Application Form (PDF)

For more information on becoming a Friend of the Garden, email, call (780) 221-6467 or visit the Friends of the Garden website.