Friends of the Jepson Herbarium


The Jepson Herbarium is the epicenter of research and education on the native and naturalized plants of California. Your gift will help support its mission—to study and conserve the flora of California.

Membership levels

Basic Membership ($45 individual, $60 family)
Basic members receive The Jepson Globe, discounts on Weekend Workshops, and a one week window of priority registration when the workshop schedule is announced.

Sustaining Membership ($200)
Receive basic membership benefits plus acknowledgement in the Jepson eFlora.

Lifetime Membership ($5,000 total, or pledge a minimum of $250/year)
Demonstrate your dedication and commitment to the Jepson Herbarium with a lifetime membership. Gain recognition for your support in The Jepson Globe and the Jepson eFlora. Share your ideas with the Director and Curator at special, invitation-only events.

To join by check, please print and mail in the Member Form

For information on planned giving please see our page on Endowment Funds of the University and Jepson Herbaria.



To make a gift in other ways or if you have questions, please contact:

Staci Markos
Assistant Director for Development & Outreach
University of California, Berkeley
Jepson Herbarium
1001 VLSB #2465
Berkeley, CA 94720


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Image: Spring bloom at Carrizo Plain National Monument: California, poppy (Eschscholzia californica), sky lupine (Lupinus nanus), purple owl’s clover, (Castilleja exserta), yellow pincushion (Chaenactis glabriuscula). Purestock/Getty, Images.

All gifts are tax deductible as prescribed by law.
UC Berkeley Foundation Tax ID# 94-6090626