Norrie's Gift & Garden Shop
Only here can you find a stunning array of handmade wreaths, ornaments, centerpieces, succulent pumpkin planters, dish gardens, candles, and more, that draw upon the Arboretum’s rare and extraordinary collection of natural materials. There is also a selection of locally made items, some hand-crafted by well-known artisans.
This shop also curates a collection of books, jewelry, toys, scarves, logo apparel and accessories that have drawn accolades from local press to Sunset Magazine.
Members of the Arboretum Friends receive a 10% discount at Norrie's. Join the Arboretum Friends.
Norrie’s Gift and Garden Shop is run entirely by volunteers. The UC Santa Cruz Arboretum is a 50-year-old treasure and beloved destination for the central coast and local community. All profits support the Arboretum’s conservation, education, research and horticulture programs. Directions to the Arboretum.
View a gallery of a sample of Norrie's plants, gifts & books.
Norrie's books, including some rare and out print volumes, cover a broad range of subjects of interest to Arboretum visitors. A selection of children's books is also available.The shop and the newly expanded patio is now the Admission point to pick up a Visitor Guide and map and Hummingbird Trail Guide, check out What's Blooming in the gardens, and to learn about how to best enjoy your visit to the gardens.