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

Gardens Workshop

Herbs

Growing & Using Herbs

Fragrant herbs are easy to grow, virtually pest-free, and add gusto to your meals. On Saturday, Nov. 8, explore their delights and learn which herbs grow best in the desert!

Wicked Plants

Wicked Plants

Plants are on the attack!

Step into a world of diabolical botanicals at Wicked Plants. Meet the social misfits of the plant world—poisonous, carnivorous, nasty and altogether mean!

Landscape Awards

Landscape Awards

Now accepting entries!

Is your beautiful water-smart landscape the talk of the neighborhood? Help spread the word that water-smart living has a style all its own! Enter the 2015 Landscape Awards.

Recipient of the 2012 Horticulture Magazine Award for Garden Excellence

What's in Bloom?

Crepe Myrtle

Our Crepe Myrtle is blooming beautifully in the Display Gardens.


Photos: Gardens

Palms

See the beauty of the Mojave Desert in our Gardens.

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Experience Membership

Join today and get access to more than 270 gardens nationwide. Annual memberships start at just $25 for individuals and $60 for families.