Plant Care Facility Plant Care Facility
PCF is the primary greenhouse space available to faculty, staff and students within ACES.
  • An image from inside the plant care facility.

Plant Care Facility, the College of ACES

About Us

The Plant Care Facility consists of greenhouses and service space in the Plant Sciences Laboratory greenhouse complex and the Turner Hall greenhouses. The Plant Sciences Laboratory greenhouse complex is shared by users from three departments in two colleges: the Departments of Crop Sciences and NRES in the College of ACES and the Department of Plant Biology in the College of LAS.

News and Updates

The Plant Care Facility is currently seeking a Research Greenhouse Specialist for hire. Visit the Illinois job board for full details on the position.


The Plant Care Facility is a full-service greenhouse operation, offering greenhouse space, watering, fertilizer, planting, pest control, and soil mixing. We also stock a variety of flats, pots, soilless mixes, inserts and labels.

Our staff is available to help with any request you have regarding growing plants in the greenhouse, lab or growth chamber for class or research use.

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