Texas 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 Texas. 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


East Texas Arboretum & Botanical Society
Athens, TX 75751
Historic house, arboretum, and gardens. Admission.


Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
4801 LaCrosse Ave., Austin, TX 78739
Devoted to protecting, conserving, and restoring the natural landscapes of North America. Admssion.

Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi Botanical Gardens & Nature Center
8545 S. Staples Street, Corpus Christi, TX 78413


Dallas Arboretum
8525 Garland Road, Dallas, TX 75218
66 acres of lawns and gardens. Admission.

Dallas World Aquarium
1801 North Griffin, Dallas, TX 75202
Aquarium and natural habitats. Admission.

Texas Discovery Gardens
Dallas, TX 75315

Fort Davis

Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center & Botanical Gardens
Fort Davis, TX 79734
Botanical Garden, and Cactus & Succulent Greenhouse. Chihuahuan Desert Research Institute. Admission

Fort Worth

Fort Worth Botanic Garden
3220 Botanic Garden Blvd., Fort Worth, TX 76107


Moody Gardens
One Hope Blvd., Galveston, TX 77554


Peckerwood Garden Conservation Foundation
20571 F.M. 359, Hempstead, TX 77445
Rare native plants from Southwest and Mexico. Check website for open days and hours. Admission.


Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
4501 Woodway Drive, Houston, TX 77024

Lynn R. Lowrey Arboretum
Houston, TX 77005


Mercer Arboretum and Botanic Gardens
22306 Aldine Westfield Road, Humble, TX 77338

Mineral Wells

Clark Gardens
567 Maddux Road, Mineral Wells, TX 76088
One of the official U.S. test gardens for the America Rose Selections. Admission.


Mast Arboretum
Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX 75962


Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center
Orange, TX 77630

San Antonio

San Antonio Botanical Garden
555 Funston Place, San Antonio, TX 78209

Community Gardens

Austin: South Austin Community Garden

Austin: Sunshin Gardens

Austin: Sustainable Food Center

Dallas: Gardeners in Community Development

Houston: Urban Harvest

Garden Clubs

Texas Garden Clubs

Allen: Allen Garden Club

Austin: Austin Cactus and Succulent Society

Corpus Christi: Corpus Christi Rose Society

Corpus Christi: Ocean Drive Garden Club

Dallas: Dallas Rose Society

Dallas: North Texas Water Garden Society

Dalllas: First Men's Garden Club of Dallas

Houston: Houston Cactus & Succulent Society

Houston: Houston Rose Society

Kingwood: Kingwood Garden Club

San Antonio: San Antonio Rose Society

Sugar Land: Sugar Land Garden Club

State Associations

Native Plant Project of the Lower Rio Grande Valley Texas

Native Plant Society of Texas

Palm Society of South Texas

Gardening Help

Collin County Master Gardeners

Dallas County Master Gardener Association

Galveston County Master Gardeners

Harris County Master Gardener Association

Other Useful Sites

America's Byways - TX

Parks and Wildlife Department

Texas Historical Commission

Texas Tourism