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Zilker Botanical Gardens is looking for volunteers to work along with staff to complete a variety of projects in the garden, including (but not limited to): weeding, planting, trimming, deadheading, mulching, and general cleanup. While experience is always appreciated, it is not necessary. Zilker Botanical Gardens will provide all necessary tools and materials, but feel free to bring any personal favorites. Applicants must have gardening experience and ability to commit to weekly volunteer days for 6 months.


Free! after you volunteer you can explore the garden and enjoy waived admission!

To register there is an application process.

  1. Create a GivePulse account 
  2. Joining the Zilker Botanical Garden Horticulture Volunteers subgroup in GivePulse which can be found at this link: https://www.givepulse.com/group/388200-ZBG-Horticulture-Volunteers 
  3. Applying by emailing lindsay.loftin@austintexas.gov and including a short description of your interest and gardening experience.

Learn More

Learn more about sustainable gardening at www.austintexas.gov/growgreen


Zilker Botanical Garden


Butterfly Trail Weekly Workdays

Zilker Botanical Garden
2220 Barton Springs Rd
Austin, 78746
United States

Lindsay Loftin