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  • Dinner Party in the Wetlands
    Join us Wednesday, August 24th for an informative evening that includes dinner and live music in the glorious Wetlands setting!
  • Amazing Aerial Footage!
    See the wetlands throughout the year from the air! See aerial footage on YouTube!
  • Summer splendour!
    Peonies are giving way to lilies and roses. There's always something new in bloom!
  • Annuals from the Greenhouse!
    Sales on Fridays 12pm - 1pm

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Hort Week

Join us for workshops and courses all about gardening, growing and creating beautiful things. 

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Grand Opening

View images from the grand opening on Flickr

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History

The Botanic Gardens may not be that old, but we'd like to share our history with you.

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Image Gallery

View the Botanic Gardens Image Gallery

Botanic Gardens

Help us celebrate Alberta's Environmental Heritage!  Join us on Wednesday, August 24th starting at 5:30pm for our Dinner Party in the Wetlands.   Click here to learn more.

The gardens are ever-changing - new activities, new plants, new blooms! Visit this page often to see what's new in the Olds College Botanic Gardens and Treatment Wetlands.

Donation boxes are found at each entrance to the gardens, and a $5 donation is suggested.  All proceeds go to the ongoing support and care of the gardens. 

For information on Greenhouse Sales click here or e-mail the Greenhouse Manager.  

For information using the gardens for weddings or photos please see Conference Services.  

Subscribe to our Greenhouse mailing list to receive info on plant sales and events.

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About The Gardens

Not just a walk down the garden path, the gardens are designed to meet the instructional needs of courses and programs on campus, and are used as the location and subject matter for research projects. The Botanic Gardens an aesthetically beautiful, diverse and well-maintained garden and constructed wetlands. 

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Visit the Gardens

The Botanic Gardens and Treatment Wetlands at Olds College truly offer something for everyone regardless of the season.  In spring you’ll be treated to flowering trees and shrubs, early blooming perennials, swaths of spring bulbs and the sound of water starting to move through the constructed wetlands.

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Support the Gardens

With your contribution you can be proud to be part of the Botanic Gardens team and ensure that future students and community members can continue to reap the harvest of knowledge, enjoyment and experience of a unique and growing collection.

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Ask Us or Visit Us

Still have questions? Ask Us. Or take advantage of our many opportunities to come for a campus visit. Register online or contact our Campus Visit Coordinator, or check out our VIRTUAL TOUR.