Facilities information

Learn more about our greenhouse facilities’ specs, user policies, and space allocation.

Facility specs

Our state-of-the-art greenhouse facilities include:

  • eight different 1000-square-foot greenhouses (20 ft. x 50 ft.)
  • two greenhouses equipped with CO2 generators
  • 10 to 12 6x8 ft. (48 sq. ft.) benches (other configurations are possible)
  • incandescent, timer-controlled lighting
  • high-pressure sodium or metal halide timer-controlled lighting possible by request
  • 640-square-foot head house with potting benches, sinks, and container washing/sterilization work stations
  • 550-square-foot common use laboratory, which includes:
  • environmental chambers
  • freezers
  • refrigerators
  • glassware
  • 625-square-foot potting/soil room, which includes:
  • a half-yard soil mixer
  • a quarter-yard soil sterilizer
  • four 30-square-foot soil storage bins
  • interior storage areas for research and horticultural supplies
  • 300-square-foot workshop, which includes general purpose tools such as:
  • an arc welder
  • metal and wood saws
  • air compressor
  • pressure washer
  • hand tools
  • 1200-square-foot lath and shade areas

User policies

Download the user policy for the Research Greenhouse Complex.

Space allocation

Acquire Greenhouse space by printing this request for space form and submitting it to Phil Patterson, Research Greenhouse Complex Manager. We will try to accommodate all suitable requests, but allocation is based on a first-come, first-served basis.

E-mail Phil Patterson or call 928-523-9103 for pricing information.