July – August
In July and August the Botanic Garden offers a cool outdoor retreat for summer enjoyment. Some the Gardens that allow you to beat the heat are:
The Fuller Garden with large trees shady arches and benches.
The Japanese Garden which remains a lush green paradise where the koi swim close to the surface looking for treats.
The Conservatory's indoor jungle thrives during the summer months.
What's blooming around the Botanic Garden:
Angel’s trumpet, Anice scented sage, Blackeyed Susan ‘Goldsturm’, Bogsage, Coral vine, Crape myrtle, Evergreen wisteria, Flame acanthus, ‘Gold Star’ esperanza ‘Gold Star’, Hardy blue plumbago, Hyacinth bean, Mexican Oregano , Purple coneflower , Purple loosestrife, Spider lily Lycoris, Surprise lilies Lycoris, Sweet autumn clematis, Sweet potato vine ‘Marguerite’ and ‘Blackie’, Trumpet vine, Crimson Trumpet, Flava, Madame Galen.