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National Public Gardens Day

Experts share information about southwest plants.

When

May 08, 2020
10:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Where

ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden
2601 Central NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104

Description

Celebrate public gardens and learn how our staff and partners promote education, stewardship, and plant and water conservation at the ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden!

  • Make a nature journal.
  • Learn about waterwise gardens and beneficial insects.
  • Discover the native plants of New Mexico.
  • Ask a BioPark gardener your gardening questions.
  • Explore “scentsational” plants.
  • Gardening demonstrations.

Our community partners include the Albuquerque Bernalillo Water Utility Authority, ABQ Beeks!, Albuquerque Rose Society, Native Plant Society of New Mexico, USDA Plant Protection and Quarantine, New Mexico State Forestry, and the New Mexico Chapter of American Society of Landscape Architects.

About National Public Gardens Day

National Public Gardens Day was created in 2009, with then partners Rain Bird, to drive local and national exposure to the importance of building vibrant, relevant gardens committed to community enrichment and environmental responsibility through community engagement, sustainable practices and conversation.

 

 

Price

Free with regular admission.
National Public Gardens Day

Conservatories at the Botanic Garden

Contact

ABQ BioPark
505-848-7110
or
Dial 311 (505-768-2000)