Arboretum Application

 

1. Basic Information

 

2. Contact Information

 

3. Maintenance

If different from the contact name

 

4. Desired Level

* For Levels 3 & 4, list the # of staff ____, and # of volunteers ____ available for special tours.


* For Level 4, please enclose copy of newsletter.

 

5. Category



 

6. Description

Upload a 2-page-maximum narrative of the arboretum.

 

7. # of Tree Species

Please submit an Excel file Tree Listing (alphabetically by botanical name, then common name) before making labels.

Please also submit up to 5 photos of your arboreta site.




 

8. Signature

 

For Level Changes & Re-Certification

A new application & fee are required to change from one level to another.

Every 5 years a Tennessee certified arboretum must be re-certified. This is required to retain arboretum status and to ensure that certification standards are maintained.

A certified arboretum that chooses not to re-certify will be required to remove and return the Certified Arboretum Sign(s).

Fee Schedule

(Certify, Level Change & Re-Certify)
Fees bank for 3 years & are NOT refundable
Application Fee includes 1 Standard Sign. You may buy extra standard signs or up-grade to custom sign of your own wording.

Level I: $125.00
Level II: $200.00
Level III: $300.00
Level IV: $400.00
Extra Sign + $35.00
Custom Sign + $40.00

Please mail a check payable to TUFC to
TUFC Arboreta Program
P.O. Box 58443 Nashville, TN 37205

Your application is not valid without our confirmation of payment.