Relax in lovely outdoor spaces in South Florida. Native and exotic foliage is on display in Broward gardens.
For some venues, entry is free. For others, fees apply.
Please follow mask & distancing requirements.
Gardens in Broward include
Deerfield Beach Arboretum
Features native and exotic trees and plants from around the world. Includes flowering tropical trees, palms, wetlands and others, 2841 W. Hillsboro Boulevard, Deerfield Beach 33442, 954-480-4494, free entry
Flamingo Gardens, Davie
Features over 3,000 species of exotic, tropical, subtropical, and native plants. Includes flamingo pond and other animals in its wildlife sanctuary. Venue occasionally includes entertainment, festivals, and exhibits. Fees apply, 3750 S. Flamingo Road, Davie 33330. Information is on the website or 954-473-2955, & open 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., with entry required by 4 p.m. Read feature Flamingo Gardens in Davie
Historic Bonnet House, Fort Lauderdale
Description of gardens: “Native barrier island habitat … Five distinct ecosystems… on the property including the Atlantic Ocean beach and primary dune, a fresh water slough, the secondary dune which includes the house site, mangrove wetlands, and a maritime forest Desert Garden composed of arid plantings, a hibiscus garden…”
Entry for gardens is $10. Entry into historic Bonnet House is extra. Information is on the website. Bonnet House is at 900 N. Birch Road, Fort Lauderdale, 954-563-5393, Read Feature Discounts at Historic Bonnet House & Gardens in Fort Lauderdale
Some Broward Parks feature butterfly gardens, with an emphasis on foliage butterflies like
- Secret Woods , 2701 W. State Road 84, Dania 33312, 954-357-8884
- Quiet Waters, 401 S. Powerline Road, Deerfield Beach 33442, 954-357-5100 — park open Fridays & Saturdays, not open other days when issuing vaccines
- Markham Park, 16001 West State Road 84, Sunrise 33326, 954-357-5143 — park open Sundays & Mondays, not open other days when issuing vaccines
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