Become a Friend

Benefits based on Membership Levels:

Hosta

Holly

Camellia

Maple

Magnolia

Patron

(I)ndividual or (F)amily Membership I F F F F F
Annual Dues (100% tax deductible) $45 $60 $100 $250 $500 $1,000
# of admissions to the Friends of the Garden Plant Sale 1 2 2 4 6 6
Reciprocal admission to 300+ gardens and arboreta in North America, as part of the AHS Reciprocal Program.
A 10% discount @ Garden Gift Shop
The Garden's Gate newsletter
Monthly Friends e-mail updates on Garden happenings and events
10% discount on Garden education programs
Dual membership with the Bob Campbell Geology Museum - -
10% discount @ Museum Gift Shop - -
Free two-hour rental of the Carriage House or Hayden Conference Center - - - - -


To join online, visit Clemson's online giving page for the Garden and follow instructions to log in.

To join by mail, send a check (made to the CU Foundation) or send credit card information to Clemson University Foundation, PO Box 1889, Clemson, SC 29633-1889

To join by phonecall Beth Schneider, Associate Director of Programming for the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences and Public Service & Agriculture, at 703-869-4844, and pay by credit card.

Any questions concerning the Friends program should be addressed to Beth Schneider, Associate Director of Programming for the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences and Public Service & Agriculture, at 703-869-4844 or bschne4@clemson.edu


Give the Gift of Membership!

For birthdays, Mother's Day or any occasion, give a gift that lasts the whole year. Support the Garden and delight your friends and family with gift memberships to the SC Botanical Garden.

Your gift recipients will enjoy early admission to the Plant Sales, earning discounts on education programs, receiving the Garden's Gate newsletter and invitations to members-only events, as well as knowing that they are supporting 295 acres of beautiful plant areas, woodlands and trails. Memberships are renewed at the beginning of each fiscal year.

Give a gift that truly means something. Purchase your Garden gift memberships today.