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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.

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

Every Thursday!

Every Thursday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., enjoy fresh local produce, flowers, plants, herbs, baked goods, and more at The Green Chefs Farmers Market at the Springs Preserve!

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!

Upcoming Workshops

Guided Walks

Painting and gift making

Create garden-inspired watercolor sketch paintings at Color, Shape and Form on Dec. 6, then on Dec. 13, create and take home a fragrant wreath or swag at Gifts from the Gardens.

Recipient of the 2012 Horticulture Magazine Award for Garden Excellence

The leaves, they are a-changin'

Fall leaves

Take a stroll through our Botanical Gardens to see the beauty of autumn on full display.

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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.