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The Gardens

Gardens hours

Dawn to dusk
Sunday through Saturday
March through November

Quinlan Visitor Center

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Monday through Friday
March through November

 

The Conservatory is currently closed for renovations.

 

Free admission
Free parking

Kansas State University Gardens
Department of Horticulture and Natural Resources
2021 Throckmorton Ctr
1712 Claflin Road
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506

785-532-3271
785-532-6949 fax
ksugardens@k-state.edu

Location
1500 Denison Ave.
Manhattan, KS 66506

Job Opportunities

KSU Gardens - 2019 Summer Positions

The KSU Gardens are hiring students for 2019 Summer Positions
(Preference given to those that can start part-time as soon as March 18, 2019)

SALARY:

Full-time Positions (40 Hrs/Wk @ $8.75-9.50/HR.)
Part-time positions (20+/- Hrs/Wk @ $8.50-9.00/HR.)

QUALIFICATIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Looking for students with horticulture and/or landscape construction experience.

Summer work in the Gardens includes: Installation and maintenance of annual and perennial plant materials, installation and maintenance of irrigation, landscape lighting and water features, mowing, fertility and pest management programs and assisting with various Garden events.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

Applications are available in the Horticulture main office (Throckmorton 2021) or at the KSU Gardens Visitor Center. For More Information, contact Scott McElwain, at 785-532-1397 or mcelwain@ksu.edu

POSITION AVAILABLE:

Positions open for application, until filled.