If you’re looking for a break from the hustle and bustle of Savannah, the Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens are the only cure you need. This garden is a shining jewel of Savannah that’s full of history, beauty, and fascinating plants. The best part is, anyone can enjoy it! This special place is open to the public, and, with just a small fee, you can be admiring these beautiful blooms in no time!
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What Are the Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens?
About the Gardens
The Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens are part of the University of Georgia’s College of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences program. The gardens can be found at the Historic Bamboo Farm about ten miles from downtown Savannah. Plus, the university uses the small admission fees to fund educational outreach programs in the local community.
What You’ll See
You can find the most beautiful blooms in all of Georgia at the Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens. Step away from the fast-paced city life to find peace and serenity with these stunning flowers. There are a dozen different areas of the garden that feature various species of plants and flowers. Whether you love irises or roses, the beauty will blow you away.
You also won’t want to miss the fascinating variety of bamboo plants that were brought to America after plant-collecting trips to China in the 1920s. You’ll find over 70 different species. You’ve never seen anything like this!
Be on the lookout along the way for charming gazebos to rest and relax. These offer a great escape from the sun, not to mention a fun photo-op!
What to Do
There’s nothing more romantic than walking hand-in-hand down Crapemyrtle Allee with your special someone. It’s the perfect afternoon outing for couples traveling through the city! In addition to appreciating gorgeous flowers, the gardens also offer year-round educational classes that teach all about agriculture and horticulture. Get up close and personal with the unique plant species available here and learn how the workers care for them.
Browse the Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens events calendar.
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