Friends of Linnaeus Arboretum
The Friends of Linnaeus Arboretum (FLA) have supported the goals of the Arboretum since 1989. When you become a member, you help support the educational and horticultural activities of the Arboretum and will be entitled to the following benefits of membership.
- Twinflower, the Arboretum's newsletter, which provides information about Friends events, updates on Arboretum news, naturalist notes, and more.
- Discounts on Arboretum events and tours that require a registration fee.
- Free or discount admission to other gardens and arboreta belonging to the American Horticultural Society, including free admission to the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum in Chanhassen
- Discounts at many local garden stores and florists in the St. Peter/Mankato area
- Invitations to Fall and Winter Warmers, the Linnaeus Symposium, and other special events.
- Discounts on Melva Lind Interpretive Center rental.
- Discounts on Arboretum merchandise.
- 50% off one book purchased from the Gustavus Book Mark.
- Volunteer opportunities to work in the Arboretum's gardens and with special events.
- Discount on gift memberships.*
Membership Categories and Dues
Membership covers 12 months from the date we receive your application.
|Linden (gift membership)*||$35|
|Paper Birch (individual)||$40|
|Sugar Maple (family)||$50|
|Black Cherry (donor)||$100|
|White Pine (patron)||$500|
|Bur Oak (benefactor)||$1,000|
* You must be a current member to give a gift membership at the reduced rate.
Check out the new online newsletter of the Friends of Linnaeus Arboretum, Prairie Smoke, published three times a year.
- Twinflower (Spring 2015)
- Twinflower (Spring 2007)
- Twinflower (Fall 2007)
- Twinflower (Spring 2006)
- Twinflower (Spring 2005)
- Twinflower (Fall 2005)
- Twinflower (Fall 2004)
- Twinflower (Fall 2003)