July – August
In July and August the Botanic Garden offers a cool retreat so that you can enjoy the outdoors even in the summer. Here are a few gardens that can help you beat the heat during the summer months.
The large trees and beautiful arches in the Fuller Garden provide plenty of shady retreats to sit and relax.
The Japanese Garden 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, Flameacanthus, ‘Gold Star’ esperanza ‘Gold Star’, Hardy blue plumbago, Hyacinth bean, Mexican Oregano , Purple coneflower , Purple loosestrife, Spider lilyLycoris, Surprise lilies Lycoris, Sweet autumn clematis, Sweet potato vine ‘Marguerite’ and ‘Blackie’, Trumpet vine, Crimson Trumpet, Flava, Madame Galen.