Botanical Gardens in Arizona?

claire44November 19, 2010

Hello Garden Web!!

I'm thinking about doing a little small-time day traveling in the spring for some adventure and have always wanted to visit some new botanical gardens. I'm located in Scottsdale, AZ and would like to keep these travels to more or less day trips. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated!!


Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Beeone(4 N. Wyo.)

Look up the locations, but it isn't that far from you. The Bryce Thompson Arboretum is a magnificent place according to my snowbird relatives.

I've visited the Tucson Botanical Gardens, just south of Grant on Alvernon in Tucson. It isn't too large, but a nice place to visit.

More interesting is the Ariz. Sonora Desert Museum just west of Tucson. It is a great place to visit with an incredible view of the valley. I really enjoyed it in the spring, just watching out over the valley.

For a little longer trip, the Organ Pipe Cactus Nat'l Monument is a great place to visit in the spring. I was there in early April one year, mid April might have a few more flowers.

    Bookmark   March 5, 2011 at 3:09AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

You can visit botanical gardens among the following list such as desert Botanical Garden, The Arboretum garden, Tucson Botanical Gardens in Arizona and enjoy your trip.

    Bookmark   June 21, 2011 at 1:09AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Original Taurababe Brand In Stock ! 2013 Retail Fashion Baby Romper For winter cotton children kids jumpsuit 3m-2yrs

    Bookmark   May 10, 2013 at 2:43AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Napa & Sonoma, California
We've just finished two weeks of travel through the...
Flight phobia?
I hate to flight through plane. It is so scary to me....
New Zealand tour, hiking and gardening
My DH and I plan a hiking vacation in New Zealand next...
Posting photos
Can someone please tell me how to post more then one...
San Diego gardens and lodging?
Hi, I am planning a winter trip to San Diego! Any suggestions...
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™