To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.

Help McIntire Botanical Garden cultivate Central Virginia’s premiere botanical garden – a public space that will reflect the unique character of the Piedmont region and provide serenity, enjoyment, and educational opportunities to all visitors and residents in the Charlottesville and surrounding communities.

McIntire Botanical Garden is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and your gifts are tax-deductible.

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Visit Our Conceptual Garden Plans

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Your thoughtful gift will help make this Garden a reality.

Ways to Give


Checks made payable to McIntire Botanical Garden can be mailed to:
McIntire Botanical Garden
P.O. Box 6224
Charlottesville, VA 22906

Chelone glabra (White Turtlehead) | Credit: Betty Truax | Jefferson Chapter, VNPS


To make a gift of stock or to discuss other giving opportunities, contact Joan Swanberg, President of the McIntire Botanical Garden Board by email at or call 434.566.2423. 

Thank you. Your support will help bring this beautiful Garden to our community for everyone of all ages to enjoy.