“Our Urban Oasis”
The Florida Botanical Gardens are a MUST SEE! Open daily from 7:00 a.m. until Sunset. Admission is Free.
Great Spots to Sit in the Gardens – Love that!
The Florida Botanical Gardens opened to the public on December 2, 2000.
- 10 Gardens
- 10,000 Plants
- 182 Acres
The bee had to get in the shot!
My FAVORITE Photo!
- A walled garden.
Bear Looking Over the Wall – Oh So Cute!
- A garden devoted to butterflies.
Native Plants Garden
- Florida natives.
- Trees and Shrubs
A Fig Tree
Close Up of the Figs
- Raised beds of vegetables and flowers.
- Medicinal, culinary and ceremonial plants.
Cactus and Succulent Garden
Missed this area completely – have to go back for another visit!
- Plant life and how it adapts for life in dry climates.
Still have not seen a Gator – where are they hiding?
Look at the feet on this Turtle – Yikes! (Photos by RSheridan)