A garden landscape is a perfect place to unwind. A place where we mostly spend our free time to connect with our environment.
If you’re looking for some great inspirations and ideas, you should consider visiting some of these gardens.
Adelaide Botanic Garden
One of the best gardens in Australia with about 50 hectares of well-maintained gardens and stunning architecture. You can find a lot of different plant species in this garden.
The Garden of Health is located in the western part of Adelaide Botanic Garden. Coming from the name itself, this garden shows the great contribution of plants to pharmaceutical and modern medicine.
You can also find an Australian Forest with a great diversity of Australian plants and trees from over 150 years ago.
First Creek Wetland, also at the Adelaide Botanic Garden, was launched last 2013 to help inform the community about wetlands and how important they are for the environment.
Alice Springs Desert Park
Alice Springs Desert Park is a great way of showing how diverse Australia’s central desert is. Here, you can learn how plants, animals, and humans blend in the arid regions.
You can find animals like frogs, spiders, kangaroos, owls, and many more in this desert park. You can also go here for a Nocturnal Tour.
Australian National Botanic Gardens
The Australian National Botanic Gardens have a wide scientific collection of native plants from different parts of Australia. They also cultivate plants that are threatened in the wild. In this way, they can protect the plants against possible extinction. They are also able to learn how to effectively propagate them in the wild.
With almost 83,000 plants scattered across 40 hectares of land, the Australian National Botanic Gardens have the largest scientific collection of Australian native plants. If you want to know more about the gardens and the various plant species, you can visit their site here.
Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
An award-winning garden that has made great contributions to the conservation and protection of rare and endangered plants. This is divided into two diverse sites at Melbourne and Cranbourne.
Just like any other botanic garden, their main purpose is to gain more knowledge and insight about nature and to share it with the community. You can check out their website here.
Blue Mountains Botanic Garden
This garden is well known because of its “blue haze” and can be found in Australia’s Blue Mountains. The garden can be found 1,000 meters above sea level with 28 hectares of manicured gardens for cool climate plants from different parts of the world.
These gardens are only some of the most diverse gardens that can be found in Australia. Have you ever been to any of these?