This forty-year retrospective of the UCSC Arboretum's development and growth is based on an exhibit at the Arboretum that opened in Fall, 2005; events that have taken place since that time are not reflected this retrospective.
Checking out the plants
Curator Tom Sauceda at the Santa Cruz
County Fair (Sept. 2003)
This is a selection of photos of the friends and Associates who have built and cared for this beautiful Arboretum. For those interested in more history, including artifacts, a scrapbook on Norrie's and publications, please check in the Bill and Jean Lane Library.
"Molly's Revenge" plays for an appreciative
crowd in the Amphiteater
Hummingbird nesting in eucalyptus
Hummingbird Day, 2003
Norrie's Gift Shop under construction in 1994
Helen Englesberg and Madeline Kauffman stocking
Santa Cruz County Fair visitors at Arboretum Education Exhibit
Student opera singers perform for Art in the Arboretum,
a spring festival of the arts (2003)
"Shakespeare-To-Go" performs at
Art in the Arboretum (2002)
Mel Wong Dancers at Art in the Arboretum
Hummingbird sipping from Grevillea flowers
Director Dan Harder and son Jonah (2003)
Plant identification workshops for fun and knowledge.
Equisetum palustre, Horsetail fern
Children visit the pond