The York Street gardens will close at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, July 17 for a private event and close at 3 p.m. on Thursday, July 18 for a concert.

Horticultural Therapy at Craig Hospital

Horticultural Therapy at Craig Hospital

January 18, 2019 | Horticulture Intern
Denver Botanic Gardens has partnered with Craig Hospital to offer an internship in horticultural therapy (HT) that meets the requirements of the American Horticultural Therapy Association (AHTA) for professional registered horticultural therapists. Craig Hospital is one of the top rehabilitation...Learn more
Sensory Garden at Denver Botanic Gardens

Therapeutic Horticulture at the Gardens

November 27, 2018 | Horticulture Intern
As a resident of the Denver area for most of my life, it was a true gift to experience my internship in Horticultural Therapy (HT) at Denver Botanic Gardens, a place that has always inspired magic in me. Working in the garden has always been a healing experience for me, and sharing that with others...Learn more
Japanese Garden at Denver Botanic Gardens

Horticultural Therapy in the Japanese Garden

September 17, 2013 | Doris Boardman
Summer is slowly coming to the end and we are starting to see the presence of fall in Sho-Fu-En. The feathery, silver flowerheads of maidenhair grass ( Miscanthus sinensis ‘Yakushima’) wave in the breeze around the Japanese Garden’s moon-viewing deck. There is a feeling of peacefulness and serenity...Learn more
A successful end to the new Winter Green Cool Season Gardening program

A successful end to the new Winter Green Cool Season Gardening program

April 28, 2012 | Angie Andrade Foster
Winter Green, Denver Botanic Gardens winter outreach therapeutic horticulture program, just wrapped up its' 13th successful year. This program offers a wide variety of opportunities for the elderly and people with disabilities to experience horticulture and get their hands dirty during the winter...Learn more
Horticultural Therapy Heals Hearts and Minds

Horticultural Therapy Heals Hearts and Minds

December 1, 2011 | Marisa Eisenstein
The following posts were created by dedicated and passionate volunteers and staff of Denver Botanic Gardens. Please enjoy reading their personal stories and experiences about why the Gardens holds a special place in their hearts. VICK'S PLANT TRIGGERS CHILDHOOD MEMORIES By Angie Andrade As a...Learn more
Horticulture Internships at the Gardens

Horticulture Internships at the Gardens

January 20, 2011 | Ann Montague
Each summer college students from across the country descend on Denver Botanic Gardens to participate in our summer horticulture internship program. And even though there’s still snow on the ground, we’re already booking the fieldtrips and tours for the program. Designed to help students explore...Learn more