The Cambridge University Botanic Garden holds a plant collection of over 8000 plant species from all over the world to facilitate teaching and research. The Garden provides resources including plant material, horticultural expertise and facilities to research workers and lecturers.
Philanthropic giving is at the heart of the success of the Collegiate University, enabling us to make discoveries that change the world and to ensure that our students received an unrivalled education.
Chris Adams says his mother always felt near “her God” while gardening. It was this memory, and a love of Cambridge University Botanic Garden, that propelled Chris to make a £150,000 gift that saw a room to facilitate school visits there named after his parents.