Florida Garden Websites

Garden Site Directory

A list of links to gardens open to the public, arboreta (botanical gardens dedicated to trees), community gardens, garden clubs, state associations, garden websites, gardening help and other useful government websites in Florida. If there's a link that should be here, or you see anything that needs corrected, let us know - contact details are at the bottom of the page.

Arboreta and Gardens

Coconut Creek

Butterfly World
3600 W. Sample Road, Coconut Creek, FL 33073
Tropical aviary and gardens. Admission.

Coconut Grove

National Tropical Botanical Garden - The Kampong
Coconut Grove, FL
Tours by appointment. On the National Register of Historic Places.

Coral Gables

Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
10901 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables, FL 33156

Gifford Arboretum, University of Miami
Coral Gables, FL 33146

Fort Pierce

Heathcote Botanical Gardens
210 Savannah Road, Fort Pierce, FL 34982


University of Florida Herbarium
Gainesville, FL 32611
"The herbarium and the associated paleobotanical collection have combined holdings of approximately 1/2 million specimens."

Key West

Key West Botanical Forest & Garden
5210 College Road, Key West, FL 33045
"Our tropical forest and garden is the only "frost-free" one of its kind in the continental United States."

Lake Wales

Historic Bok Sanctuary
1151 Tower Blvd., Lake Wales, FL 33853


Florida Botanical Gardens
12175 125th Street North, Largo, FL 33774


Montgomery Botanical Center
11901 Old Cutler Road, Miami, FL 33156


Naples Botanical Garden
4820 Bayshore Drive, Naples, FL 34112


Arboretum of the University of Central Florida
4000 Central Florida Blvd., Orlando, FL 32826

Harry P. Leu Gardens
1920 N. Forest Avenue, Orlando, FL 32803


Marie Selby Botanical Gardens
811 S. Palm Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34236


Goodwood Museum and Gardens
1600 Miccosukee Road, Tallahassee, FL 32308


Botanical Gardens at University of South Florida
4202 E. Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33620
"Collections and displays that include: orchids, begonias, mallows, bromeliads, gingers, ferns, aroids, fruit trees, palms, cycads, carnivorous plants, butterfly garden, herb and scent gardens, and much more." Free admission.

Vero Beach

McKee Botanical Garden
350 U.S. Hwy. 1, Vero Beach, FL 32962

West Palm Beach

Mounts Botanical Garden
559 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL 33415

Winter Haven

Cypress Gardens
6000 Cypress Gardens Blvd., Winter Haven, FL 33884

Garden Clubs

Central Florida Rose Society

Davis Islands Garden Club-Tampa

De Funiak Spring Garden Club

Florida Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc.

Garden Club of St. Petersburg

Punta Gorda Garden Club

Orlando Area Historical Rose Society

Tampa Bay Fern Club

Doral: South Florida Cactus and Succulent Society

Gainesville: Gainesville Rose Society

Jacksonville: Jacksonville Rose Society

Lakeland,: Central Florida Heritage Rose Society

Pensacola: Pensacola Rose Society

Winter Haven: Winter Haven Rose Society

State Associations

Florida Native Plant Society

Gardening Help

University of Florida Cooperative Extension Service

Florida Master Gardener Program

Other Useful Sites

America's Byways - FL

Florida State Parks

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