Donald E. Davis Arboretum

Promoting education, research, conservation and outreach.

Fall Plant Sale 

It's that time of year again for our annual Fall Plant Sale! This is the best sale to get the perfect gift for plant lovers and Auburn fans in your life. This is a pre-order only sale. Order forms are due no later than November 4th. Order pick-up dates will be Nov. 16th - 18th from 8:30am - 4:00pm. Details about order pick-up can be found at the bottom of your order form. Payment is due at pick-up (cash, check, or card). 
To submit orders you can email them to us at: or by mail to:
Davis Arboretum
101 Rouse Life Sciences Bldg.
Auburn University, AL 36849
Please call us at 334-844-5770 if you have any questions.



Don't miss the Campus Tree Walk during lunch from October 17 through October 20! 

AU Tree Walk 

Read the campus notice from Auburn University about the Tree Walk.

Download a .pdf of the flyer.



Tree Gene Partnersip

Arboretum curator directly impacts conservation efforts for extremely rare oaks

“I am proud that the Donald E. Davis Arboretum has increasingly become known for expertise in southeastern native oaks, and being able to produce contributions like this report proves it is warranted,” said Patrick Thompson, special collections curator for the Davis Arboretum, which is nationally accredited for its oaks collection.

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Treasured Forests

Davis Arboretum: A Forest on The Plains

Check out this great article by Cole Sikes and Patrick Thompson featured in the fall Alabama's Treasured Forests, a publication of the Alabama Forestry Commission.

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Take a Break with Sounds from the Arboretum 

Take a few minutes and relax. Located in the beautiful Donald E. Davis Arboretum, the waterfall is a peaceful and tranquil spot to enjoy. 




East Alabama Living magazine article

Nature's Art 

Learn more about the Private Collection jewelry line in an article about the Donald E. Davis Arboretum in East Alabama Living magazine. The article begins on page 44 in the online flipbook. 

See the online magazine