Latest News & Upcoming Events

December Plant Sale

Poinsettias in 6.5" pots in 3 colours - red, pink and white -  for $12 each available for pick up December 3-5. Order early as quantities are limited.

Artists in Residence Exhibit

October 8 - 30, Gallery 78

See select works of the Artists in Residence that were in the Botanic Garden and Odell Park July and August.

Invasive Plant Removal

October 17, 2 - 4 p.m.

Work afternoon coordinated by #RisingYouth grant recipient, Chloe Cull. Wear long sleeves, pants and boots. Meet at the Resource Centre.

Plant Identification Sign Fundraiser

Many visitors wonder what plants are growing in the Gardens. We appreciate your support for plant identification signs in Latin, English and French.

Welcome to the Fredericton Botanic Garden Association


In 1989, inspired by their common passion for botany and horticulture, a group of local residents formed the Fredericton Botanic Garden Association (FBGA), dedicated to establishing a Botanic Garden in Fredericton. One year later, in 1990, the City of Fredericton dedicated a property at the west end of Odell Park and the Fredericton Botanic Garden was born.


Since its establishment, the Garden has evolved through the joint efforts of the members of the FBGA and the City. In 1992 a Local Improvement Association was incorporated. It consolidates the interest of the parties in the creation and improvement of the site. It defines responsibilities of each group with respect to the Garden, its maintenance and growth.


Botanic Garden:

A place where a wide variety of plants are cultivated for scientific, educational, and ornamental purposes, often including a library, a herbarium and greenhouses; an arboretum.



The Goals of the Fredericton Botanic Garden:

  • to provide a recreational opportunity to the public by means of walks, interpretive trails and beautiful displays of flowers and foliage

  • use tried and untried plant species and varieties so the public have a hands-on demonstration of plant hardiness

  • educate people of all ages to appreciate plants and to learn how plants coexist in natural settings

  • involve the community in the development of a new and important tourist attraction for the Fredericton area



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