The University of Arizona Robert J.
Moody Demonstration Garden is a wonderful park-like display of plants suitable for desert plantings. It
is located next to the U. of A. Yuma County Extension office at 2200 West 28th Street, Yuma, AZ.
THE Intent is to provide local citizens (including area schools and other youth) with a plant resource and educational area.
THE What is the majority of plants included in the garden can be purchased from local nurseries and grown in Yuma, some rare and unusual plants are included. All plants in the garden are professionally labeled with both common and scientific name.
THE Who is the citizens of Yuma, local schools and youth,
interested in gardening, the enjoyment of nature, care of plants in the desert.
is the "seed money" provided by a partnership between Yuma County, the City of Yuma Parks
and Recreation Department, and the University of Arizona. Donations in the form of cash,
materials or labor will facilitate further development.
THE Where is 2200 W. 28th Street, adjacent to the Yuma County Cooperative Extension and Health Department Building.