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Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens
2655 South Park Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14218-1526
Phone: 716.827.1584
General information
716.827.1584 x. 725
Plant questions
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Erie County
Master Gardener Hotline – 716.652.5400 x. 202 –
Hot Line Hours:
April 1-September 30 – Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 9am-12pm
Plant donations
At this time we are only able to accept rare and unusual plants. If you believe your plant fits that description, please send a photo of the plant, its common and/or Latin name along with any other pertinent information via email to
Fish/Koi Donations
We are very careful regarding the health of our Koi family and do not accept donations of fish. The Tropical Fish Club of Erie County is a great resource to rehome fish. Please contact them to help find your fish a new home.

Landmark Lighting Requests

All other inquiries

Our dedicated staff are happy to help you with any questions you might have. Get in touch below!


  • General questions about upcoming exhibits, events, and classes
  • Hours, closings, and pricing

  • Plant donations
  • Exhibit questions
  • Questions about our collections
  • Our arboretum
  • Our Farm Garden

  • Field trips and group visits
  • Guided tours
  • Adults classes
  • Open Art Nights

  • General questions about membership, levels, pricing and benefits
  • Requests for donations
  • Tribute program

  • Corporate sponsorships
  • Donations and planned giving
  • Annual Gala
  • Fundraising

  • Media requests
  • Landmark lighting requests
  • Brand partnerships
  • Website troubleshooting

  • Private events: weddings, showers, parties, memorials and more
  • Film and photoshoots
  • Wegmans Family Days
  • Public events
  • Vendor requests

  • Facilities and grounds
  • Maintenance

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