Sunday, April 20, 2014
Memphis Botanic Garden
Memphis Botanic Garden, located in Memphis, Tennessee, is a gorgeous place to visit for those who love gardens and nature. Its 96 acres contain almost 2,000 species and varieties of plants. There are 20 formal gardens, including the serene Japanese Garden of Tranquility, Little Garden Club Sensory garden, a cactus garden, a rose garden (with 4,000 plants), an Iris garden (which is huge - 5 acres with several hundred varieties), and a 3,000 square foot conservatory that displays 500 varieties of tropical plants.
The garden is open daily from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Cost of admission is $8.00 per adult and $5.00 per child.