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Desert Garden, San Diego

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  • For those of us from southern New Jersey, there aren't too many succulents to see other than in botanical gardens. The Desert Garden at Balboa Park gave us the opportunity to see a variety of most int...  more »
  • A large, wide area for flora of the desert, has some variety of cactus and is very nice to walk around here
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  • It's part of Balboa Park, but stands alone: in the far east corner there is a footbridge across the road, there are two garden-cacti and roses. Cacti are very interesting and different from small up to the size of a tree. Impressions you provided!
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  • Another wonderful spot in Balboa Park. Great for seeing all kinds of desert plants.
  • 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.
  • Interesting change of pace featuring desert dwelling plants.
  • Great free garden with lot of unique plants.
  • Well worth a quick walk across the street from the main attractions.