David E. Carr
Director, Blandy Experimental Farm
540-837-1758 Ext. 235

T'ai H. Roulston
Curator, State Arboretum of Virginia
540-837-1758 Ext. 276
[email protected]

Melanie Mullinax 
Communication and Events Manager
540-837-1758 Ext. 246

What is Blandy?

Blandy Experimental Farm is a 700-acre research field station affiliated with the University of Virginia's Department of Environmental Sciences. 

Blandy's mission is to increase understanding of the natural environment through university research, education, and public outreach.

The State Arboretum occupies the central 172 acres of the property. 

Admission is free except during special events.