Kansas Gardens

Hesston: Dyck Arboretum of the Plains

Hesston, Kansas Dyck Arboretum of the Plains Trees, shrubs, grasses, and flowering perennials and annuals, native to Kansas are emphasized; also included are horticultural plants that are adaptable to the South Central Kansas environment. Open areas, symbolic of the plains, are maintained. Great Plains Wildflower Garden has five planting beds dedicated to different regions of […]

Manhattan: Kansas State University Gardens

Manhattan, Kansas Kansas State University Gardens The Conservatory, built in 1907, is representative of the Victorian architectural style typical in greenhouse construction in the late 1890’s. Approximately 300 species of plants are grown in the Conservatory’s three separate sections, with each section representing one distinct ecological region. The Conservatory is also home to approximately 10-15 […]

Overland Park: Arboretum and Botanical Gardens

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Named one of the Top 10 Glorious Gardens to Explore by Yahoo! Travel.

Waterloo: Riggs Arboretum

Waterloo, Kansas Riggs Arboretum The oldest known arboretum west of the Mississippi River, this ten acre stand of exotic trees has more than sixty varieties. [ info ]

Wichita: Botanica

Wichita, Kansas Botanica Enjoy 24 themed gardens including the Butterfly Garden, Shakespeare Garden, Rose Garden, Wildflower Garden and the award-winning Sally Stone Sensory Garden. [ info ]