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Giving to Florida Tech

Botanical Garden Naming Opportunities

Florida Tech's Joy & Gordon Patterson Botanical Garden, through the intense interest of Founding President Emeritus Jerome P. Keuper, and the inspiration and help of Mr. Dent Smith in the 1960's, has become one of the most unique campus botanical gardens of its kind in the continental United States.

Joy and Gordon Patterson


Concrete Pavilion in Patio $25,000
Heart of Palm Garden $25,000
Wooden Pavilion $15,000


Creek Branch Trail $15,000
Fern Bed Trail $10,000
Bamboo Trail $10,000
Pioneer Trail $10,000
Trails in Development (NE) $10,000
Memorial Trees in the Botanical Garden $1,000 ea.