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The Botanical Garden at the Springs Preserve is home to the largest collection of Mojave Desert cacti and succulent plants, featuring 110 acres of display gardens, natural gardens, and wildlife habitats.


Summer Gardening Tips

Summer Gardening Tips

Want to protect your plants' roots from the summer heat? Be sure to water deeply, but infrequently. Watch this video
for more summer gardening

Metamorphosis of Scrap

Metamorphosis of Scrap

In our Botanical Garden

From the bighorn sheep sculptures along valley highways to more abstract pieces, Ramon Sanchez of P & S Metals turns scrap metal and steel into art.

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Recipient of the 2012 Horticulture Magazine Award for Garden Excellence

What's in Bloom?

Matilija poppies

The Matilija poppies are blooming in our Enabling Garden. Come for a stroll, and see for yourself!


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