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Enjoy "Digging Into the Gardens" blog, written by Denver Botanic Gardens' staff.

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Denver Botanic Films Presents "Amache Rose"

January 30, 2023 Tiffany Coleman

Imagine walking across the high plains desert, no water as far as the eye can see, the tumbleweeds and dust plumes kicked up by the wind the only movement in the landscape. Your path takes you across

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Join us for camp!

January 10, 2023 Katelin Gaeth

The education team at the Gardens is excited to welcome families back for our 2023 spring and summer camp programs! This year we are pleased to report the return of spring break camp at our Chatfield

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Plant Lore

January 3, 2023 Bridget Blomquist

Lore is knowledge gained through tradition or anecdote and passed down through the ages, from generation to generation. The lore of plants has long been an integral part of humanity; influencing our

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O’Fallon Perennial Walk Mapping Project

October 17, 2022 Horticulture Department

Prior to this internship I had spent the better part of a year being consumed by all things public gardens and plant collections. And because of this, I knew that for my internship I just had to have

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Therapeutic Horticulture Internship 2022

August 19, 2022 Horticulture Department

When I was accepted to intern at Denver Botanic Gardens, I packed my bag and came to Colorado. This summer was filled with new experiences and learning in a way I never thought imaginable. I was fully

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Oaxaca Dreaming…

July 19, 2022 Dan Johnson

On my first trip to Oaxaca, I could not have anticipated the depth of culture, the colors, the food, the history and the energy, all shared openly by the locals at every turn. The colorful streets of

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School’s IN for Summer

April 26, 2022 Exhibits Department

Have you explored the first floor of the Freyer – Newman Center and noticed that two of the classrooms look a bit different than the others? Did you wonder just what those rooms were for or why there

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The Dried Flower Revival

March 7, 2022 Jennifer Miller

If dried flowers make you think of withered Miss Havisham and her decaying wedding dress, then it’s time to raise your expectations. Today’s dried flowers are nothing like the faded flowers worn by

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Six Ways to Create Your Own Wellness Adventure

February 21, 2022 Sydney Goldade

Health and wellness used to be limited to physical strength and fitness, but our education team has been challenging that mindset and redefining programming in this sphere. The past two years have

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