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Leaning Pine Arboretum

Via Carta at Sports Complex Road
North end of Via Carta
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407

(805) 756-2888

http://www.leaningpinearboretum.calpoly.edu/

Overview

The Leaning Pine Arboretum, located on the campus of Cal Poly, is five acres with amazing views of the nearby coastal mountains. Plant collections are arranged primarily by nativity and feature a diverse array of trees, shrubs, and other landscape plants appropriate for California's Central Coast area.

The gardens display hundreds of unique and intriguing plants, primarily from the world's five mediterranean climate regions: Australia, California, Chile, the Mediterranean basin and South Africa. The arboretum also has a New Zealand garnde, a Dwarf and Unusual Conifer garden, a Formal garden, and a display of cycads, palms and numerous succulents.

Features

  • Farmers Markets & Agriculture
  • Free Things To Do
  • Kid Friendly
  • Outdoor Activities & State Parks