Find details at www.science.wisc.edu
The Wisconsin Science Festival is next month. The DC Smith Greenhouse will be part of the action on October 16th and 17th. From 9AM to 2PM both days we’ll offer hands-on activities and plant science displays.
Stop by to experience the fascinating world of plants! We’re just a short walk from the Discovery Center and on the way to the Babcock Dairy Store!
It’s the start of a whole new school year. We’re looking forward to seeing you in the greenhouse!
Feel free to stop by for a study break in the conservatory or to check out what’s growing in the greenhouses.
Join us May 10 to kickstart your garden!
At UW Family Gardening Day you can
- tour the Allen Centennial Gardens to get ideas for gardening in small and urban spaces
- get gardening advice from Master Gardener Volunteers
- pick up a fourpack of vegetable transplants
- get your hands dirty making a terrarium or living locket
We’ll be on hand from 10AM til 2PM to share our know-how and enthusiasm for plants and gardens.
Thanks to everyone who visited us for Science Expeditions 2014!
Check out our facebook page to see the cool arrangements that you made.
We are open weekdays from 8-4 or visit us Saturday, May 10 for UW Family Gardening Day!
Brave the cold for a sign of spring at the Wisconsin Garden Expo!
Greenhouse manager Johanna Oosterwyk will be joining other staff from UW-Extension and the CALS Agricultural Research Stations in the extension booth.
Hope to see you there.
As of 1PM today our titan flower started to open! We love company so feel free to stop by Thursday or Friday to experience this unique flower. We will remain open today and tomorrow until 9PM.
The DC Smith Greenhouse is on the corner of Babcock and Linden Drives on the UW Campus. We will be open Thursday and Friday until 9PM while the Titan is in bloom.
Check out our titan webcam online. The hardworking tech crew from UW-Extension put it together for us!
No signs of opening yet, but stay tuned!
All the shields have dropped. We are getting close… Could bloom today, we are waiting for word from Mo Fayyaz, the expert at the UW Botany Greenhouse.
Feel free to stop by the greenhouse located at 465 Babcock Drive. We’ll post updates and let you know when the flower starts to open. Regular greenhouse hours will be extended until 9PM during the bloom.