Become a Member

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Luna Moth

Become a Member

The Botanical Gardens at Asheville is an independent non-profit organization supported by membership, donations, endowments, and an active group of volunteers.  Although we are located on university property, we do not receive any funding from the university. We also do not receive funding from the city, state or federal governments. YOU make this Gardens possible.

Member Benefits

By becoming a member, you will join generations of supporters who believe in the mission of  native plant conservation.  Membership also entitles you to the following benefits:

  • Voting privileges at our January annual meeting
  • Members-only invitation to the annual meeting’s guest speaker event
  • Discount on Botanical Gardens at Asheville classes
  • Subscription to BGA’s quarterly newsletter, The New Leaf
  • 10% discount on all purchases at BGA Gift Shop
  • 10% discount on all purchases at BGA Gazebo plant sale table
  • Checkout privileges at BGA’s extensive nature library
  • Members at the “Contributor” and “Sustainer” levels receive a coupon good for one plant ($8 or less value) sold by the BGA at either the Spring or Fall plant sales

Two Ways to Become a Member:

Please note: It’s also possible to double your impact. Many companies will match employee’s membership donations.

Membership Levels


  • $40 Member
  • $75 Contributor
  • $150 Sustainer
  • $15 Student*
  • $50 Club Membership

*Student Memberships cannot be purchased online. Please mail or bring your Membership Form along with payment to the Gardens.


We invite you to become a volunteer.


Purchase a Membership online.


Find out how you can make a donation.