Kentucky Gardens

Clermont: Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest

Clermont, Kentucky Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest Within Bernheim’s 14,000 acres you will find a nationally-recognized arboretum, beautiful gardens, tranquil lakes, a nature center, large expanses of scenic natural area, over 35 miles of hiking trails and a 12,000-acre research forest. [ info ]

Crestwood: Yew Dell Gardens

Crestwood, Kentucky Yew Dell Gardens Yew Dell Gardens is the 33-acre home, gardens and arboretum of the late internationally-known plantsman Theodore Klein. Designated as a Partnership Garden by the Garden Conservancy, it contains over one thousand rare specimen trees and shrubs, including some Klein introduced to the nursery trade, as well as Klein’s own personal […]

Lexington: University Of Kentucky Arboretum

Lexington, Kentucky University Of Kentucky Arboretum The Arboretum simulates Kentucky’s seven regional landscapes: Bluegrass, Knobs, Appalachian Plateaus, Cumberland Mountains, Mississippian Plateaus and Outer Nashville Basin (Pennyroyal), Shawnee Hills, Mississippian Embayment and Alluvial Basin (Jackson Purchase). Includes a Home Demonstration Garden, Vegetable Garden, Herb Garden, Home Fruit and Nut Gardens, All American Selections, Perennial Collections and […]

Owensboro: Western Kentucky Botanical Garden

Owensboro, Kentucky Western Kentucky Botanical Garden In 1993, a Master Gardener’s class in Daviess County, Kentucky dreamed of creating a botanical garden. With a donation of 8.5 acres to the City, the dream took root. Today, the Garden includes nine specialty gardens: The Children’s, Rose, Daylily, Iris, Herb, Japanese, Fruit and Berry, Ericaceous and Ornamental […]

Union: Boone County Arboretum

Union, Kentucky Boone County Arboretum Located southwest from downtown Cincinnati, the 121-acre Arboretum features over 2,700 trees and shrubs and has over two miles of paved walking trails. Special attractions include the Children’s Garden, a wildlife viewing area in the native Kentucky prairie, and a woodland walking trail. Open daily, dawn to dusk. [ info […]