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Desert Garden, San Diego

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  • I am not normally a fan of cacti and succulents but this garden has an amazing range of them and I would recommend a visit.  more »
  • Confession: I have an admitted obsession with cactus and succulents, so this little garden has a particular attraction for me. With that out of the way, it is completely worth anyone's time to wander ...  more »
  • Just across the street is the rose and cactus garden and you won't be sorry! So many beautiful roses and cacti. We loved it especially being from North East Ohio where we obviously never see cactus pl...  more »
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  • Beautiful area in Balboa Park just be ready for some hills if you walk toward Zoo Place
  • A desert in the city? Just amazing!
  • The desert garden is a cool and unique place go walk around. The enormous cactus that's created a cave is really interesting. I'm glad the park has some regional horticulture.
  • It was a visual spectacle comprised of every cactus imaginable. Sadly a majority of the plants were dying or vandalized.
  • Another wonderful spot in Balboa Park. Great for seeing all kinds of desert plants.

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