UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens, Charlotte

4.3
#7 of 9 in Parks in Charlotte
Greenhouses and courtyard featuring tropical plants, orchids, desert plants, and carnivorous plants. 10 acres of outdoor gardens including an Asian Garden, Winter Garden, Water Garden, and a native woodland garden. The outdoor gardens are open dawn to dusk, 7 days/wk
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  • August 10, 2017
    We visited this gardens as part of a first trip to Charlotte, as we often visit gardens when we travel. This one is small and somewhat informal, but nice. Admission and parking is free (park in front ...  more »
  • July 10, 2017
    This place is bigger than expected. Although the signage could be better, once you get your bearings you may find that you prefer to be lost in their woods! The plant sale in April is the best place t...  more »
  • July 3, 2017
    My husband and I had a lovely day exploring and seeing so many beautiful and exotic plants. It was not crowded at all, so we had a leisurely, peaceful stroll through the grounds, buildings and trails.  more »
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  • June 24, 2017
    Grounds and gardens with an extensive collection of plants and trees, both native and exotic. Attended the Carnivorous Plant Carnival- fun for the kids, but interesting for adults too.
  • June 8, 2017
    Really really beautiful. Would recommend to anyone in the area. Very relaxing. Several places to put up a hammock.
  • June 11, 2017
    Check out the Asian Garden. Worth the trip in itself. Also the native plants area is must see. This place is a hidden gem in Charlotte area
  • July 7, 2017
    Would've stayed longer but it was really hot! Lovely place to wander through!
  • January 29, 2017
    I love these gardens. This is my third visit. The greenhouses and outdoor gardens are amazing. They have a huge diversity of species. I didn't know there were so many different types of orchids and succulents. If you are in the area go.

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