Venus fly trap plant

Fiendish Flora Tours

Discover the creepier qualities of plants and their fiendish nature as you join us on a tour through the Boettcher Memorial Tropical Conservatory and other gardens. 


From carnivorous flytraps to spiky palms, you’ll learn about the incredible biodiversity of plant defenses, toxicity, and their important spiritual and cultural roles in societies around the world.

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York Street


Prices include admission to the Gardens. To schedule a docent-led tour for your small group, please contact Please make reservations at least three weeks in advance.

Cancellations are subject to a cancellation fee and those made less than one week prior to a tour are non-refundable. Tours with low registration are subject to cancellation.

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