By March and April the Botanic Garden has awakened from its sleepy winter slumber. Here's what you don't want to miss:

March

Just driving through the Garden is a treat as pear, cherry, peach and crab apple trees bloom throughout. You can also spot tulips and daffodils.

The wisteria is in full bloom along the walkways in the Fuller and Rose Gardens.

In the Japanese Garden multitudes of cherry, peach and crabapple trees are in bloom.

April

By April the leaves have turned a rich dark green creating a lush and romantic environment.

Roses in the historic Rose Garden have begun blooming.

In the Fuller and Perennial Gardens many perennials are in bloom, filling each turn with a new and spectacular surprise of color.

A few of the flowers in bloom during these months:

Pansies, Dinthus, Snapdragons, Alyssum, Narcissus (daffodils), Summer snowflake , Mexican plum, Redbud trees, Mexican buckeye, Rusty blackhaw viburnum, Lady Banks’ Rose, Ox-eye daisy, Four-nerve daisy, Hardy gladiolus, Coral honeysuckle, and Chinese snowball.

Wisteria covered walkways in the Rose Garden.

Cherry trees in the Japanese Garden.

Cherry trees in the Japanese Garden.

Roses in the Rose Garden.

Roses in the Rose Garden.