a western trail of gardens

Thousands of species of glorious wildflowers draw numerous visitors to the Rocky Mountains every year. Over the last generation, gardens worthy of this landscape have transformed the cities and towns with floral bounty.

Botanic gardens are conveniently situated throughout the region, helping to foster an appreciation of our native landscape. Colorado's regional botanic gardens comprise a sophisticated and unique plant palette culling the best of the world’s vast steppe climate floras. Take advantage of this great opportunity to explore regional gardens.